DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

3 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 po·e·sy /ˈpoəzi, si/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Po·e·sy n.
 1. The art of composing poems; poetical skill or faculty; as, the heavenly gift of poesy.
 2. Poetry; metrical composition; poems.
    Music and poesy used to quicken you.   --Shak.
 3. A short conceit or motto engraved on a ring or other thing; a posy.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : literature in metrical form [syn: poetry, verse]