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2. Fancifully depicted or embellished; idealized.
po·et′i·cal·ness, po·et′i·cal′i·ty (-kăl′ĭ-tē) n.
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|Adj.||1.||poetical - of or relating to poetry; "poetic works"; "a poetic romance"|
|2.||poetical - characteristic of or befitting poetry; "poetic diction"|
rhetorical - given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought; "mere rhetorical frippery"
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