epiph·​a·​nous i-ˈpi-fə-nəs How to pronounce epiphanous (audio)

Examples of epiphanous in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Many experienced epiphanous moments; for some, even life-changing ones. Harish Pullanoor, Quartz India, 18 Dec. 2019

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Word History


epiphany + -ous

First Known Use

1965, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of epiphanous was in 1965

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“Epiphanous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epiphanous. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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