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Anecdote

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  1. But the poem deserves a further illustration, and we shall take an opportunity of pointing out some of its most striking beauties; but before we speak of these, we beg leave to relate the following anecdote. - "The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753),Vol. V." by Theophilus Cibber
  2. This anecdote also is cited as a proof of his indifference as to diet. - "Plutarch's Lives Volume III." by Plutarch
  3. Says an English writer: " From the anecdote related respecting the weight of smoke, the vapor of the pipe certainly did not throw a cloud over the brilliant wit of the unfortunate Raleigh." - "Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce" by E. R. Billings
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How to Write a Personal Anecdote | The Classroom | Synonym

Writing a personal anecdote is a self-revealing exercise. Anecdotes give a rare glimpse into the inner workings of the writer's life, and they are not always ...

OnTrack English I Glossary

anecdote - A short narrative that relates an interesting or amusing incident, ... antonyms - A word of opposite meaning (the usual “antonym” of “good” is “bad”).

Another word for anecdote | Synonyms for anecdote

anecdote synonyms: noun An entertaining and often oral account of a real or fictitious occurrence: fable, story, tale. (Informal) tall tale, yarn. See words ...

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Anecdote Synonyms, Anecdote Antonyms | Merriam-Webster ...

a brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally <told us once again that anecdote about the dog and the bike> Synonyms ...
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