Definition of Literary composition
1. Noun. Imaginative or creative writing.
Generic synonyms: Piece Of Writing, Writing, Written Material
Specialized synonyms: Acrostic, Belles Lettres, Belles-lettres, Dialog, Dialogue, Fiction, Fictionalisation, Fictionalization, Hagiology, Lucubration, Pastoral, Poem, Verse Form, Potboiler, Tushery
Lexicographical Neighbors of Literary Composition
Literary usage of Literary composition
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Curiosities of Literature by Isaac Disraeli (1864)
"literary composition. To literary composition we may apply the saying of on ancient philosopher: " A little thing gives perfection, although perfection is ..."
2. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1901)
"We can at the most (and also at the least) allow that this revival was a very reasonable consequence of the increased stimulus to literary composition in ..."
3. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1904)
"This definition or description cannot be applied without a specification of the uses of the literary composition. Their specification includes all such ..."
4. Heredity in Relation to Eugenics by Charles Benedict Davenport (1911)
"ABILITY IN literary composition The inheritance of the ability to express oneself in literary form is commonly recognized. "Poets are born; not made. ..."
5. A Journey Through the Chinese Empire by Evariste Régis Huc (1855)
"Temple of literary composition—Quarrel with a Doctor—A Citizen in the Cangue-—His Deliverance—Visit to the Tribunal of Ou-chan —The Prefect and Military ..."