di·​a·​log·​ic | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈlä-jik How to pronounce dialogic (audio) \
variants: or dialogical \ ˌdī-​ə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce dialogic (audio) \

Definition of dialogic

: of, relating to, or characterized by dialogue dialogic writing

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Other Words from dialogic

dialogically \ ˌdī-​ə-​ˈlä-​ji-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce dialogic (audio) \ adverb

Examples of dialogic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It was written in 1994 as a memoir of a 20-year relationship, penned in dialogic form only because its subjects were a joke writer and a performer. Chris Jones, chicagotribune.com, "'Bunny Bunny' has a great Gilda Radner, and reminds us why we loved her," 13 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of dialogic

1550, in the meaning defined above

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“Dialogic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dialogic. Accessed 23 Apr. 2021.

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