anecdotic

anecdotic
or anecdotical adjective Date: circa 1744 1. anecdotal 1a 2. given to or skilled in telling anecdotes • anecdotically adverb

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  • anecdotic — ANECDÓTIC, Ă, anecdotici, ce, adj., s.f. 1. adj. Cu caracter de anecdotă. 2. s.f. Totalitatea elementelor care formează intriga. – Din fr. anecdotique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  anecdótic adj. m …   Dicționar Român

  • Anecdotic — An ec*dot ic, Anecdotical An ec*dot ic*al, a. Pertaining to, consisting of, or addicted to, anecdotes. Anecdotical traditions. Bolingbroke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anecdotic — [än΄ik dät′ik, än΄ekdät′ik] adj. 1. anecdotal 2. fond of telling anecdotes: Also anecdotical …   English World dictionary

  • anecdotic — adjective a) Anecdotal; of or pertaining to anecdotes. The anecdotic nature of his complaints made them less credible. b) Tending to tell anecdotes …   Wiktionary

  • anecdotic — adjective characterized by or given to telling anecdotes anecdotal conversation an anecdotal history of jazz he was at his anecdotic best • Syn: ↑anecdotal, ↑anecdotical • Similar to: ↑communicative, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • anecdotic — anecdotically, adv. /an ik dot ik/, adj. 1. anecdotal. 2. fond of telling anecdotes. Also, anecdotical. [1780 90; ANECDOTE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • anecdòtic — a|nec|dò|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • anecdotic — an·ec·dot·ic || ‚ænek dÉ’tɪk(l) adj. pertaining to an anecdote (short narrative describing an interesting or amusing incident) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anecdotic — an·ec·dot·ic …   English syllables

  • anecdotic — an•ec•dot•ic [[t]ˌæn ɪkˈdɒt ɪk[/t]] also an ec•dot′i•cal adj. 1) anecdotal 2) fond of telling anecdotes • Etymology: 1780–90 an ec•dot′i•cal•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

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