anecdotalist

noun
an·​ec·​dot·​al·​ist | \ ˌa-nik-ˈdō-tᵊl-ist How to pronounce anecdotalist (audio) \
variants: or anecdotist \ ˈa-​nik-​ˌdō-​tist How to pronounce anecdotalist (audio) \

Definition of anecdotalist

: a person who is given to or is skilled in telling anecdotes

Other Words from anecdotalist

anecdotalism \ ˌa-​nik-​ˈdō-​tᵊl-​ˌi-​zəm How to pronounce anecdotalist (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of anecdotalist

circa 1760, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of anecdotalist was circa 1760

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“Anecdotalist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anecdotalist. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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