variants or less commonly acroamatical
: told orally to chosen disciples only : esoteric

Word History


Greek akroamatikos, from akroamat-, akroama + -ikos -ic

First Known Use

1635, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acroamatic was in 1635

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“Acroamatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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