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1. poem

noun. ['ˈpoʊəm'] a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines.

Synonyms

  • epic
  • rhythmic pattern
  • literary composition
  • lay
  • poetic rhythm
  • verse line
  • vers libre
  • ballade
  • sonnet
  • rime
  • abecedarius
  • rhyme
  • verse form
  • tanka
  • terza rima
  • line of verse
  • heroic poem
  • verse
  • lyric
  • stanza
  • canto
  • versicle
  • epic poem
  • elegy
  • free verse
  • line of poetry
  • epos
  • literary work
  • Alcaic verse
  • rondel
  • rondeau
  • Alcaic
  • lament
  • blank verse
  • haiku
  • lyric poem
  • ballad

Antonyms

  • little
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • stand

Etymology

  • poema (Latin)
  • ποίημα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Poem

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A common misspelling of poem is peom

Example sentences of the word poem


1. Noun, singular or mass
Write a goofy little song or poem to make your friend feel better.

Quotes containing the word poem


1. A picture is a poem without words.
- Horace

2. I write some country music. There's a song called 'I Hope You Dance.' Incredible. I was going to write that poem; somebody beat me to it.
- Maya Angelou

3. Humor, for me, is really a gate of departure. It's a way of enticing a reader into a poem so that less funny things can take place later. It really is not an end in itself, but a means to an end.
- Billy Collins

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