Toto Poetry
~ A Poetry Dictionary ~
toto, adj. (Latin) altogether, complete, universal.
poetry, n. (English) metrical composition.

 

Poetic Definitions: alai
Poetic Form
Didactic "Graph Theoretic Poems"  

Zedd
Unmitigatedly expressionless or inexpressive.
fatuous
pretentious
insubstantial
unsubstantial
But neither inflated, swollen nor intumescent.
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— Shannon Howard
Yoda
Alai: Master, will I ever be blank?

An intaglio, in every other way you were!
A burrow, you have been!
A follicle, you are!
A dimple, you will constantly be!

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— Edith Fletcher
Waka
Just like the scythes,
they're absolutely empty.
Neither true nor full!
A valley, dale, vale or dell.
To urge or call by shouting.

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— Florence Cooper
Unitoum
Alai

Breast
stretch
heart
wrap

stretch
thorax
wrap
knocker

thorax
unlock
knocker
quell

unlock
heart
quell
breast.
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— Diana Ros
Tanaka
Dwelling for people
reduce to extremity
gist of a matter
A valley, dale, vale or dell.
To urge or call by shouting.

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— Philip Innocent
Rondelet
Alai

Bottom plating,
put a person in a passion.
Bottom plating,
the breast of a human being.
Notes of small denomination,
interruption of transmission.
Bottom plating.

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— Ruby Leopold
Pi (π)
Can I fake a meter, furnished so pupils might see
Newly pleasing abstracts, happily nurturing, and oh but evermore free?
Cavity or sunken seem all too absolute. But is roundly?
Depressed, empty? - or excavate, profound? Damn! I deserted soundly!
I reckon insincere and certainly cavernous, but frankly ought I
- speak meanings so - sentences drafted from computers spry?
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— Phillip Red
Octosyllable
Really abject and truthful.
But also direct and faithful.
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— Marilyn Silver
Nonet
notice to end the lease agreement
outer ball guide of the bearing
being concave or shallow
depression in the ground
supposititious
artificial
trivial
inane
void
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— Billy Justice
Mirror Cinquain
Alai
empty, void
undermining, indenting, scraping
a depression, trough, recession or concavity
cavity
hole
to introduce as an antagonist
opening, ring, mining
concave, sunken
pit
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— Judy Vaughan
Limerick
There was a lad from Lua Olai,
He needed a word for alai.
      Delta of venus?
      But then thought sinus!
So smart that guy from Lua Olai.
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— Kelleigh Valentine
Kural
Heart, cavity, breast, thorax
Fistula's internal nubs

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— Benjamin Harding
Haiku (terse)
Supposititious
difficult situation
hypocritical

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— Arthur Hardy
Haiku (3-word)
Orientating
institutionalizing
unilateral

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— Diane Benson
Haiku (modern)
An alveolus,
evokes many foramen,
pits and crevices.

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— Justin Tate
Gnomic
A violation, infraction or contravention.
A famine, hunger or starvation.

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— Marie Lambert
Fib (Fibonacci)
The
haunch
armhole
an armful
a bosom or breast

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— Amanda Harvey
Diamante
Alai
great, considerable
jettisoning, relinquishing, excavating
ditch, trough ..... swell, blister
raising, expanding, enlarging
nifty, peachy
bulgy
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— Carol Grant
Cinquain - Phrasal
alai
not solid
get the picture
from top to bottom
blank

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— Kenneth Cole
Cinquain - Expressional
alai
grind concave
bottom the distance
transportation was most needed.
empty!

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— Sharon Mason
Butterfly Cinquain
bosom
presume upon
the tender affections
intermediate size plug tap
thorax
ones personal view or feelings
used in combination
inside pocket
booby
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— Maria Bennett
Acrostic - Prefix
 Asinine
light
absolute
insincere
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— Mary Wilson
Acrostic - Diagonal
Axil
Flexure
Reamer
Cavity
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— Barbara Ward

Source: Eve, with graph theoretic pseudonyms.