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Best Connotation Poems

Below are the all-time best Connotation poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of connotation poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Two Souls Lost at Sea
Who am I to take her innocence.
To caress her untouched virgin fibers.
This is not a negative connotation of lust,
it's an intimate overtone to show affection.


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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: connotation, angst, devotion, love,
Form: Prose

Premium Member As A Poet
As a poet
you have the right 
to remain silent.
If you give up that right.
Anything you say
can and will be used
in the court of public opinion.

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Categories: connotation, 5th grade, freedom, imagination,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member OVERLY sensitive
They say I’m sensitive
Negative connotation
A shroud they want to wrap me in
And put the blame on me
It’s only a joke, you see
Overly sensitive
That’s me

I smile

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Categories: connotation, how i feel, identity,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
A Tribute To Justin A Bordner
Of the many stars I have seen,
Justin, you are by far the most exquisite
I love how you just mold into my heart,
Sifting the words we...

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Categories: connotation, appreciation, blessing, joy, love,
Form: Ode
Lemons Get a Bum Rap
The poor lovely lemon,
     It’s really so unfair
An arbitrary choice?
    Then why not choose a pear?

Why pick on...

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Categories: connotation, fruit, giggle, humorous,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Possessed


The scarlet of her heart opens
where she blooms deepest
from the cuts 
of Past’s insanity
her windows 
full green undressed
him, in his mind;
he confessed,
in quiet reflection, 

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Categories: connotation, muse, romance, sensual,
Form: Romanticism
Another Vein - - Another Valentine
Another Vein - - Another Valentine

Earth shattering silence you bring
The enveloped wing of your being fills me
Confessions of love are never enough

The more of me...

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Categories: connotation, lovelove,
Form: Free verse
This Cruise is Over

the only tree for a thousand miles 
gave him welcome if temporary shade
a kaleidoscope of mockingbirds filling its branches
it was no longer possible to be...

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Categories: connotation, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
COVID-19 Poem TAKE2: 10 syllable lines

Love in a time of Corona is best 
Expressed, all tested, by a bonded pair
We have...

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© Anil Deo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: connotation, anxiety, appreciation, bible, care,
Form: Verse
The language of migration
Despite the climate challenge with traffic congestion on the road,
there’s still a driving urge to go out and celebrate the Eucharist;
it’s a great deal of...

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Categories: connotation, history, hope, life, peace,
Form: Pastoral
A simple nap the beauty sleeps.
Her stupor is deep.

She seems to be thinking within this dream of a salient existence far away.
Her fingers are interconnected...

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Categories: connotation, analogy, angel, beautiful, beauty,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Frontsies Or Backsies - Different Take

Now frontsies or backsies can have a different connotation
When referring to the many varied sexual orientations
To me it doesn't matter
As long as there's no chatter

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Categories: connotation, silly,
Form: Limerick
My Delivery
I was born with this name 
A name that cannot be moved.
Through my struggles and through my pain
These shackles I shall remove.
Dignified in all my...

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Categories: connotation, inspiration, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member BS College Degree
It has always been my naïve, farm-boy assumption,
That one attends college to attain a degree of gumption!

And furthermore that Daddy sends his kid to college,

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Categories: connotation, humorous, political,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Odin's Brood
Odin's Brood

Tyr, Ziu and Saxnot triple threats to the giants*
Hermoor, Heimdallr, Magni and Thor all so defiant
gods of might and power, protectors of sweet earth

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Categories: connotation, earth, evil, god, mythology,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Am I a Jinx
The dictionary says that a jinx
is one who brings bad luck
and to jinx someone or some thing
is “To foredoom to failure or misfortune.”
 Unfortunately, my...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: connotation, introspection, journey, life,
Form: Free verse
The Poems Face
I am drizzled from thoughts that the heart footholds
With words of wisdom which are pure as gold

And as I form into an underlying phrase
Every sentence...

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Categories: connotation, cool, crazy, creation,
Form: Free verse
An Insult
I don't know; it burns like hot coffee just to say it
I don't know
I'm usually the one with the answers
the one who's mind never rests

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Categories: connotation, anger, anxiety, how i
Form: Free verse
Alphabet Soup
I make my checklist
And begin

Words and lyrics don’t blend but 
Concise, not deris{ive}
Begun thinking again. Stop.
Classical music; diction-less connotation.

The history bar grows longer but the...

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Categories: connotation, computer-internet, life, social, teen,
Form: Free verse
Devoid of Love

Dawn of your life, 
Sun doesn't rise.
Morning greets gloom.
Noon is a matter of grey.
Shadow lost its silhouette.

In hustle and bustle of life.
Standing in...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: connotation, love,
Form: Free verse
Nothing Left to Write
There's nothing left to write.
No more textbook vocabulary to relay your state of mind. 
No more analogies, similes, or metaphors to convince others that your...

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Categories: connotation, courage, emotions, journey, moving
Form: Free verse

	What more blunder
	A nasty small word 

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Categories: connotation, anger, crush, farewell, girlfriend,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Born then, now and or again
Maverick Free Verse

~Born after the flesh, orientation toward cash
Orientation toward Spirit, heavens are always near it
That which one loves, covers one like a glove
Orientations make...

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Categories: connotation, allegorylove,
Form: Free verse
All Hair
Celebrate versatility, of every ethnicity
Un-marginalise, break social exclusion, transcending illusions
A streaming subject that runs deep
Of chemical appliance, let go of the defiance
Un-tick the boxes, esteeming...

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Categories: connotation, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member EN-TAWN-DRES

Going to get a “haircut” today
Actually getting all of them cut
Cutting just one would hardly be noticed
Now I'm being a silly nut

There's many other sayings...

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Categories: connotation, humor,
Form: Quatrain