[ noun ] (verse,writing) a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines
Used in print(Tristram P. Coffin, "Folklore in the American Twentieth...)
Robert_Frost , for_instance , writes about rural life in New_England , but he does not include any significant amount of folklore in his poems .(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)
They were poems in a strange language , of which he could barely touch a meaning - enough to make his being ache with the desire for the fullness he sensed there .(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)
She was the pursuer as clearly as was Venus in Shakespeare 's poem .
`` The hero of his next poem is Napoleon_Bonaparte '' , said Claire , with slightly overdone carelessness .
At_the_same_time another child - this one of Shelley 's brain - was given to the world : Alastor , a poem of pervading beauty in which the reader may gaze into the still depths of a fine mind 's musings .