antinovel

noun
an·​ti·​nov·​el | \ ˈan-tē-ˌnä-vəl, ˈan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antinovel (audio) \

Definition of antinovel

: a work of fiction that lacks most or all of the traditional features of the novel

Other Words from antinovel

antinovelist \ ˈan-​tē-​ˌnäv-​list , -​ˌnä-​və-​ , ˈan-​ˌtī-​ How to pronounce antinovel (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of antinovel

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Antinovel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antinovel. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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