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Best Knockout Poems

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

Knockout Haiku
Life will knock you out
If you don't see it coming

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Categories: knockout, life,

A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings

you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you

'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
but honey 
there's not...

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Categories: knockout, appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter,

Premium Member 'Resilience'

Like a knockout blow 
In the final round

The challenges comes 
All at once 
How you cope will depend on how you see them 
It's not...

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Categories: knockout, character, life,

Red Hot Snapper

When a relationship is based
on a red hot snapper
with a knockout wrapper
that builds a fire in your jeans.

This kind of marriage is for
the movie screen.


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Categories: knockout, girlfriend-boyfriend, passion, philosophy, wife,

Prophecy's Peril
Armageddon approaches as
Charismatic characters'
Enlarges evil's
Grown too
Huge horror of
Jewish and Christian
Menacing multiple
Onto an ancient
Prophecy as
Quieter heads
Seeking solutions are
Upon by
Vituperate voices
Wailing war who wait
Xpectantly for
Zealots to...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: knockout, angst, death, visionary,

My Mother In Law
My Mother In Law

Saw a view appearing to be panoramic,
Of me while I had laid in my hammock;
For ugliness there was no known cure;
Much more...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: knockout, humorous,


Wow, this is cool.
Spectacular and groovy
So real to my intellect that I feel that I am a noetic ambiance.
Surreal and extroverted
I am...

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Categories: knockout, imagery, life, metaphor, psychological,

Premium Member Dragon and Santa
Christmas roses are red, and violets are so very blue…
Dear Santa. We love our dear Dragon and hope you do, too.
Nightly, visions of colors dance...

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Categories: knockout, adventure, christmas, fun, funny,

Premium Member Christmas Limmerick
Christmas Eve is finally here
Add Dragon's fun plus
Santas' winter run
Then celebrate Christ all year
But then we are weird so...

May the Angels' forgive us
Dragon made a...

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Categories: knockout, christmas, fun, funny, humor,

Punch after punch
Symphony of swift feet 
Knockout number one 

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Categories: knockout, sports,

HEADS UP-Quirky Cook Off
*This poem was written for Nikko's contest.  The letters "H E A D S" weren't allowed.  I won 1st place in the contest...

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Categories: knockout, adventure,

Roto Rooter

waved away from certain topics
Yolanda and her Singing Saw blade
captured the intellectual integrity
of a generation in readjustment
freedom springs only from freedom kids
so lock your shields...

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Categories: knockout, how i feel, integrity,

Premium Member Crank Me Baby
Crank Me Baby 

Baby, burn my heart with each little moan
crank my blasting motor with every inch shown
You know, that see thru lovers gown so...

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Categories: knockout, appreciation, beauty, body, desire,

Homeland Security
I used to garden naturally,
but now I'm guard'in chemically.
I've traded in my life bucolic
for one much more diabolic.
I'd rather play in the dirt chem-free
where weeding...

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Categories: knockout, garden, humorous,

Premium Member FOOD COURT

She isn’t beautiful
No knockout
Maybe it’s the surroundings
She is surrounded by –
Business freaks
Overweight teens    in ragged jeans
On the other hand
Exotica is well...

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Categories: knockout, fantasytime,

Haiku number nine/Limerick re post

   Elderberry wine
   It's a knockout, first time round
   Boxing time again

   From Ireland,...

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Categories: knockout, recovery from...time,

"PLAYING THE DOZENS" Ode To An Oral Tradition
A tradition rooted in the pain of African chains,
On the auction block, where slaves experienced the insane.
Separated...the strong from the weak...the young from the old,

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Categories: knockout, on writing and wordswords,

Miracle Trump
November, 8th is a witness of a mystery
A common man emerged from nowhere
Into the boxing ring he dashed
Without gloves, without experience

The world laughed, booed and...

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Categories: knockout, hero, political, power,

Hot Coffee-Hot hips

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Categories: knockout, funny

case dismissed

case dismissed
judge in the monkey suit
takes out zookeeper

Did you hear the one about the judge in the monkey suit?  
No, but I spotted that...

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Categories: knockout, funny,

Premium Member Ketchup

Keen tastes tomato sauce
Kosher on near all foods
Knockout drenched on french fries
Kindred to the mustard
Kept recapped in the fridge
King size bottle a must
Kindly pass the...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: knockout, food,

January to Mortuary
The picnic at december end
The mob in the party
Restively chanting to God
For their healthy mortal 

Tick tuck tick the tickling clock
The expected desire reached
Happy new...

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Categories: knockout, january, new year,

Let Me In
A simple little phrase - with meaning so profound.
Quit running and hiding in your space underground.
This phrase applies to people and animals alike.
From us you...

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Categories: knockout, animal, cheer up, emotions,

10 Things That Suck
At three in the morning the Internet calls out.
Come to the computer; visit friends round about.
All of a sudden, soon pulling hair out,
The lights go...

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Categories: knockout, angst, funny, life, social,

Boxer In A Night Club

He’s a boxer in a night club
Out to make a score
Sees a gorgeous chic
On the dance floor
Ready for his next move
To pull her with his...

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Categories: knockout,