poeticize

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poeticize (third-person singular simple present poeticizes, present participle poeticizing, simple past and past participle poeticized)

  1. To make poetic, or express in poetry
    • 2009 January 14, Ben Brantley And Jason Zinoman, “In Festival, Biography, Beckett and Blues”:
      His poeticized version of a news flash about the advent of AIDS (the disease that killed his mother) electrifies, as it should, like unexpected lightning.

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