Anecdote and Stories


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Anecdote noun – A brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally.
Stories and anecdote are semantically related In some cases you can replace term "Stories" with "Anecdote", this nouns are similar.
Nearby Words: anecdotal, anecdotic
Synonyms for Anecdote


Defintions of Stories not found.
Anecdote and stories are semantically related in account topic. You can use "Anecdote" instead a noun "Stories".
Synonyms for Stories

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  • Insult Backfire Another famous anecdote about Wellington: Someone tried to blackmail him with stories about his mistress.
  • Web Animation / Homestar Runner The Rashomon: In sbemail 88, "couch patch," we get 3 different stories of why there's a patch on the couch and one random anecdote from Homestar.
  • Trapped by Mountain Lions It's edited to make it seem, at first glance, like the two stories are concurrent; only at the end is it revealed that Jin's story was an irrelevant and inconsequential anecdote from many years earlier.
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Stories or Anecdote. 2016. Accessed February 27, 2021.

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