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Understatement Poems - Poems about Understatement

Understatement Poems - Examples of all types of poems about understatement to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for understatement.

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Breath taken
...To inspire me that's an understatement To guide me is completely overrated To hide me ya im use to that while Your lies spread beneath me now......Read More
Categories: understatement, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme

Magnificent Black Woman are my dream Would be merely stating the truth, But only in it=s rawest, simplest form Since in truth, it is an understatement at best for in the beauty of your eyes I see the depth of what love could and should beY An ever chan......Read More
Categories: understatement, black love,
Form: Rhyme
What I Miss Most are the Words left Unsaid
...But most of all I will miss, the memories that I will never have, for you are now gone. To say I did not know, is an understatement. You were in hospital five years ago, but you took your meds, and the doctors said that you would most......Read More
Categories: understatement, death, father, i love
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Contagion, The Movie, Plays Out In Real Life
...nimal. Unlike Matt Damon's character in "Contagion", nobody is immune to it. To call it a nightmare would be a gross understatement! Healthcare professionals are at their wit's end trying to control and contain it We've never seen a p......Read More
Categories: understatement, dark, encouraging, faith, fear,
Form: Prose Poetry
Desperation fuels Go Fund Me campaign
...nnilessness incurred courtesy every red cent, I did hate to squeeze out checking account, irate mood a one worded understatement, nonetheless I venerate to express absolute zero tolerance to communicate quick succession prohibit......Read More
Categories: understatement, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse

Your artistic interpretations regaled these deux mopic eyes
... (maximizing) plank - scare ring up said apocalyptic near possibility, cuz Trump equals sore loser (methinks that an understatement) nonetheless, what I write might seem far fetched hear say (grim heresy), yet... look no further, ......Read More
Categories: understatement, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Free association comprises ratiocination
...nose diving minus parachute life line), sought spiritual guidance ministered severe existential nihilist crisis (an understatement)... zip, absolute zero, and nein never to witness, nor restored vigor and vitality, (sob... sob... ......Read More
Categories: understatement, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Day of death embarrassment and condiments
...To say today has been a strange day would be an understatement. It started off this morning when I went into the den where our eldest cat, Paint, was meowing up a storm......Read More
Categories: understatement, cat, cheer up, death,
Form: Narrative
...way And fill me with hope You put a smile on my face Coming to school everyday. If I say I love you would be an understatement You walk around confidently Hoping for a better world in the future I love the way you smile The way......Read More
Categories: understatement, deep, love,
Form: I do not know?
Lifelong discrimination as lowest man on totem pole
...dly skull king poison (parenthetically), metaphorically, hyperbolically approximates, nee aforementioned actually an understatement how whit sir yours truly psyche dashed, manhandled, whipsawed post parturition mine birth subjected......Read More
Categories: understatement, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Bio
An Adverse World Unfurled
...y fiddle with my hands Oh, my back and knees are hurting once more… I've been through so much lately and that's an understatement...that's a huge understatement I lose track of time when I'm feeling pretty sore I've been blue, but I'......Read More
Categories: understatement, angst, desire, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Ink Roached Infestation Didst Derive Within Mice Elf
...mmingling felt like butchered bovine at slaughterhouse five. Bonhomie within beastie boy here in short supply, an understatement, now impossible mission to recoup sabotaged, jackbooted, atrophied.... blissful happy go lucky little ......Read More
Categories: understatement, anxiety, books, childhood, creation,
Form: Bio
oh Canada
...ot to be confused with Halloween movies and Neil Young not to be confused with Neil Old from down under but the understatement of all is the gene splicing or mutation of genius Norm McDonald......Read More
Categories: understatement, muse,
Form: I do not know?
...other things Anticipation smells like a red rose Could that be The suspense is a killer The roaming around is an understatement The waiting is overrated Acceptance smells like victory Could that be Seeing is believing Listenin......Read More
Categories: understatement, africa, blessing, character, confidence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Smidget Puggily and Her Prettisome Guru
...speak a word, As he/she, (gurus are asexual, you see), rolled on the grass, laughing - 'Laughing' being an understatement - clutching his/her stomach in hilarity ... "Oh, gosh, my ribbies are gonna split!!" roared Twi......Read More
Categories: understatement, fantasy, humorous, light,
Form: Light Verse

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