Sinhala Dictionary definitions for poem

poem 🔊 /powˈʌm/

poem : කව

poem : කවිය

poem : කාව්‍යය

poem definition


  1. A metrical composition; a composition in verse written in certain measures, whether in blank verse or in rhyme, and characterized by imagination and poetic diction; -- contradistinguished from prose; as, the poems of Homer or of Milton.
  2. A composition, not in verse, of which the language is highly imaginative or impassioned; as, a prose poem; the poems of Ossian.