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Meaning of ANECDOTE

Pronunciation:  'anik`dowt

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)

ANECDOTE is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 See Also: account, report



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\An"ec*dote\, n. [F. anecdote, fr. Gr. ? not published;
'an priv. + ? given out, ? to give out, to publish; ? out + ?
to give. See {Dose}, n.]
1. pl. Unpublished narratives. --Burke.

2. A particular or detached incident or fact of an
   interesting nature; a biographical incident or fragment; a
   single passage of private life.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Hearing or telling anecdotes shows that to need to integrate some simple humour in your life. You will find yourself attracted to funny, pleasurable people, whose companuy will make you happy and light hearted.