Definition of Annals

1. Noun. Reports of the work of a society or learned body etc.

Generic synonyms: Journal
Derivative terms: Annalist, Annalistic



2. Noun. A chronological account of events in successive years.
Exact synonyms: Chronological Record
Generic synonyms: Account, Chronicle, History, Story
Derivative terms: Annalist, Annalistic

Definition of Annals

1. n. pl. A relation of events in chronological order, each event being recorded under the year in which it happened.

Definition of Annals

1. Noun. (plural of annal) ¹

2. Noun. A relation of events in chronological order, each event being recorded under the year in which it happened. ¹

3. Noun. Historical records; chronicles; history. ¹

4. Noun. A periodic publication, containing records of discoveries, transactions of societies, etc.; as ''Annals of Science.'' ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Annals

1. annal [n] - See also: annal

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Literary usage of Annals

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1. The Northmen, Columbus and Cabot, 985-1503: The Voyages of the Northmen by Julius Emil Olson, Edward Gaylord Bourne (1906)
"FROM THE ELDER SKALHOLT' annals AD 1347. There came also a ship from ... It must be remarked, however, that there were no contemporary annals as early as ..."

2. History of England from the Accession of Henry III to the Death of Edward by Thomas Frederick Tout (1905)
"After his death the annals become more local, though they give a clear ... The chief contents of vol. iv. are the parallel annals of Oseney and the ..."

3. Publication[s] (1904)
"Mr. Gould was a resident of Sharon, and wrote the annals in the year 1830 for ... The annals are now for the first time printed, a copy being used for the ..."

4. The Edinburgh Review by Sydney Smith (1869)
"Such works as Tod's annals of Rajasthan, Malcolm's Central India, Wilks's History of Mysore, and Williams's of Guzerat, for instance, fulfil in many ..."

5. American Book Prices Current by Katherine Kyes Leab, Daniel J Leab (1899)
"(387) $20.00 232 annals of Sporting and Fancy ... Yols. 2 to 13. From July, 233 Annapolis. annals OF ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND, ..."

6. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1862)
"In these has Mr. Chambers, with infinite research, accumulated a mass of materials illustrative of the Domestic annals of Scotland ; so that, while from the ..."

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