- acrostick (obsolete)
- acrosticke (obsolete)
From Ancient Greek ἀκροστιχίς (akrostikhis).
acrostic (plural acrostics)
- A poem or other text in which certain letters, often the first in each line, spell out a name or message.
- A particular kind of word puzzle: its solutions form an anagram of a quotation, and their initials often form its author.
poem or text with certain letters spelling out a name or message