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epigrammatic

adjective ep·i·gram·mat·ic \ˌe-pə-grə-ˈma-tik\

Definition of EPIGRAMMATIC

1
:  of, relating to, or resembling an epigram
2
:  marked by or given to the use of epigrams
ep·i·gram·mat·i·cal·ly \-ˈma-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of EPIGRAMMATIC

  1. <Oscar Wilde's epigrammatic observation, In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefits of their inexperience.>

First Known Use of EPIGRAMMATIC

1694

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