poeticism


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po·et·i·cism

 (pō-ĕt′ĭ-sĭz′əm)
n.
A poetic expression that is hackneyed, archaic, or excessively artificial.

poeticism

(pəʊˈɛtɪsɪzəm)
n
(Poetry) a poetic style or expression

po•et•i•cism

(poʊˈɛt əˌsɪz əm)

n.
1. a poetic expression that has become hackneyed, forced, or artificial.
2. poetic quality.
[1840–50]

poeticism

the qualities of bad poetry: trite subject matter, banal or archaic and poetical language, easy rhymes, jingling rhythms, sentimentality, etc; the standards of a poetaster.
See also: Verse
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