Toto Poetry
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Poetic Definitions: operative
Poetic Form
Didactic "Graph Theoretic Poems"  

Zedd
Legitimately brisk, buoyant, sprightly, lively or alive.
pragmatic
energetic
diligent
efficient
functional
operational
But not nugatory, futile, vain, useless or ineffective.
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— Edith Ros
Yoda
Operative: Master will the world adapt to me?

Idle, you never were!
Functional, you have been!
Medical, you are not!
Practical, you will eternally be!

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— LĂ©onard Leopold
Xenia Epigram
Please accept from me this page,
     didicated to the word operative
Used by many an important sage,
     needing a term for active

But wait, I promise an Epigram
     more fitting for this word.
When I receive a better program,
     for now it's just absurd!
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— Bryan Keegan
Waka
Just like the assets,
they're surgically active.
Neither dead nor dull!
A sleuth, gumshoe or bloodhound.
state of a portable part.

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— Julia Carlisle
Verse (modern)
Operative

If writers struggle for a rhyme with operative, they might want to consider using vituperative.
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— Bonnie Ritchie
Unitoum
Operative

Spy
laze
hand
play

laze
work
play
act

work
fall
act
cease

fall
hand
cease
spy.
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— Bobby Justice
Tanaka
Financially sound
actively operative
with quick reflexes
A work, labor or labour.
Being strenuous or strong.

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— Carlos Valentine
Rondelet
Operative

Secret agent,
area of distribution.
Secret agent,
net transmission equivalent.
Principles of operation,
solution or resolution.
Secret agent.

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— Howard Noble
Quinzaine
Operative

I love operatives.
Have they underlay?
Can they go?

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— Aaron Farrell
Pi (π)
Can I pass a poesy, disclosed so pupils might see
Newly exalting notations, perhaps imparting, and oh now evermore free?
Active or worker look way too absolute. But is skinner?
Effective, alive? - or labourer, operator? Damn! I neglected spinner!
I wonder efficient and otherwise effectual, but broadly ought I
- paste concepts so - abstracts written with equations spry?
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— Harry York
Octosyllable
Really vital and nippy.
But also fatal and zippy.
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— Adam Rich
Nonet
asset section of the balance sheet
decision of the town council
wireless service provider
dry and awake lively
business property
effectual
efficient
active
brisk
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— Kelleigh Wyatt
Mirror Cinquain
operative
effective, active
practising, behaving, extending
performing or capable of performing
worker
hand
casting machines with wick material from spools
busying, functioning, plodding
wearier, hollower
laborer
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— Benjamin Whitaker
Limerick
There was a lad from Qanbalaach,
He needed a word for abroach.
      Could it be dick drive?
      But then thought active!
So smart that lad from Qanbalaach.
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— Justin Osborne
Kural
Labourer, worker, spy, agent
Hand's effective actives

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— Jack Hammond
Haiku (terse)
Radioactive
materialization
unconditional

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— Carolyn Austin
Haiku (3-word)
Communicating
institutionalizing
extraordinary

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— Henry Wade
Haiku (modern)
An executive,
busy, valid, and dapper,
radioactive!

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— Carl Hardy
Gnomic
Being powerful, strong or vigorous.
Being noisy, obstreperous or clamorous.

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— Gregory Arnold
Fib (Fibonacci)
So
brisk
active
practical
radioactive
being agile, quick or nimble

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— Andrew Hudson
Diamante
Operative
penal, skeptical
locating, evaluating, seducing
laborer, detective ..... idler, sluggard
shirking, playing, mulcting
languid, torpid
inactive
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— Edward Freeman
Cinquain - Phrasal
operative
intelligence agent
pregnant with meaning
being active or energetic
effective

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— Christopher Howard
Cinquain - Expressional
operative
from detective
agency upon release
was published by working.
effective!

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— Carol Harrison
Butterfly Cinquain
active
being alive
diligent and tireless
able to look after oneself
nimble
being in physical motion
system dynamic range
living person
alert
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— Charles Parker
Acrostic - Prefix
 Obstreperous
practical
effective
restless
active
transitive
impressive
valid
efficient
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— Shamus Harris
Acrostic - Diagonal
Officiate
Spy
Agent
Energetic
Mechanic
Detective
Handwriting
Proactive
Instigate
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— Linda Wright

Source: Eve, with graph theoretic pseudonyms.