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poesía
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poesía(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (literary genre)
a. poetry
Me gusta leer tanto ficción como poesía.I enjoy reading both fiction and poetry.
2. (composition in verse)
a. poem
La rima y la métrica de esta poesía son bastante sencillas.The rhyme and metrics of this poem are rather simple.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(beauty or lyricism)
a. poetry
La luz solitaria del faro brillando sobre el mar oscuro creó una escena de poesía pura.The lone beam from the lighthouse shining upon the moonless ocean created a scene of pure poetry.
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poesía
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (género literario)
a. poetry
2. (poema)
a. poem
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poesía
1 (arte) poetry
la poesía del Siglo de Oro Golden Age poetry
2 (poema) poem
3 (encanto) poetry
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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