He looks at the face of Khalil Gibran, poetic and mysterious, and he feels the mystery and poetry.
Orpheus also contains within himself two sides of the poetic character.
Once again it was all smoke and mirrors, not surprising for a president known for his poetic use of language.
There are also pieces that belong in the show only by poetic association.
Katchadourian “curates” selections of books from private or public libraries, and presents her poetic cullings in photographs.
At this point we begin to see just what is the function of Homer who has inherited a vast mass of poetic material.
The poetic faculty has not been without use to the story-writer.
Campbell has it against Byron, that "the poetic temperament is incompatible with matrimonial felicity."
We smiled at his irrepressible grief; it was poetic justice.
His mixture of grace and shrewdness, poetic charm and worldly wisdom, we find nowhere else.
1520s, from poet + -ic, or else from or influenced by Middle French poetique (c.1400), from Latin poeticus, from Greek poietikos "pertaining to poetry," literally "creative, productive," from poietos "made," verbal adjective of poiein "to make" (see poet). Related: Poetics (1727). Poetic justice "ideal justice as portrayed in plays and stories" is from 1670s. Poetic license attested by 1733.
Earlier adjective was poetical (late 14c.); also obsolete poetly (mid-15c.). Related: Poetically (early 15c.).