Pronunciation: (pō-et'u-sīz"), [key]
—v., -cized, -ciz•ing.
1. to make (thoughts, feelings, etc.) poetic; express in poetry.
2. to write poetry about (an event, occasion, etc.).
to speak or write poetry. Also, esp. Brit.,po•et'i•cise".
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