Anecdote and Tale

Anecdote

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Anecdote noun – A brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally.
Usage example: told us once again that anecdote about the dog and the bike

Tale is a synonym for anecdote in story topic. In some cases you can use "Tale" instead a noun "Anecdote", when it comes to topics like language, words, interesting or amusing story. popular alternative
Nearby Words: anecdotal, anecdotic
Synonyms for Anecdote

Tale

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Tale noun – A brief account of something interesting that happened especially to one personally.
Usage example: asked Dad to tell once again the tale of how, as a kid, he broke his arm jumping out of a tree

Anecdote is a synonym for tale in story topic. You can use "Anecdote" instead a noun "Tale", if it concerns topics such as language, words. popular alternative
Synonyms for Tale

How words are described

old old anecdote old tale
long long anecdote long tale
particular particular anecdote particular tale
similar similar anecdote similar tale
Other adjectives: specific, short, perfect, original, fake, disturbing, popular, entire, real, little, interesting, cute, famous, personal, ancient, fictional, classic, hilarious, last.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / Escape from L.A. It's an expression, based on an ancient anecdote, used to express an impending doom that can befall a person or, in the original tale, a tyrant, at any moment.
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