Definition of Epigrams

1. Noun. (plural of epigram) ¹



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Definition of Epigrams

1. epigram [n] - See also: epigram

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epigrams

epigrammatically
epigrammatism
epigrammatisms
epigrammatist
epigrammatists
epigrammatize
epigrammatized
epigrammatizer
epigrammatizers
epigrammatizes
epigrammatizing
epigramme
epigrammes
epigrammist
epigrammists
epigrams (current term)
epigraph
epigrapher
epigraphers
epigraphic
epigraphical
epigraphically
epigraphics
epigraphies
epigraphist
epigraphists
epigraphs
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epigynes

Literary usage of Epigrams

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1. The History of English Poetry: From the Close of the Eleventh Century to the by Thomas Warton (1840)
"The most elegant and wittie epigrams of sir James Harrington, the translator of ... But these epigrams do not so properly belong to the class before us. ..."

2. Classical Philology by University of Chicago press, JSTOR (Organization) (1908)
"BOOK REVIEWS Select epigrams from the Greek Anthology. ... Ten epigrams included in the earlier edition have been omitted, while twenty new ones have been ..."

3. Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English by Egerton Brydges (1815)
"... trifles in 1620 : but I have since ascertained that these initials belong to HENRY PARROT, who printed, in 1613, a collection of epigrams in two parts; ..."

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