/an"ik doh'tist/, n.
a collector or teller of anecdotes.
Also, anecdotalist /an'ik doh"tl ist/.
[1830-40; ANECDOTE + -IST]

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  • Anecdotist — An ec*do tist, n. One who relates or collects anecdotes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anecdotist — [an′ik dōt΄ist, an′ekdōt′ist] n. a person who tells or collects anecdotes …   English World dictionary

  • anecdotist — noun see anecdotalist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anecdotist — noun One who relates anecdotes …   Wiktionary

  • anecdotist — n. one who relates anecdotes (short narrative describing an interesting or amusing incident) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anecdotist — n raconteur, storyteller, narrator, relator, yarn spinner …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • anecdotist — an·ec·dot·ist …   English syllables

  • anecdotist — an•ec•dot•ist [[t]ˈæn ɪkˌdoʊ tɪst[/t]] also an•ec•do•tal•ist [[t]ˌæn ɪkˈdoʊ tl ɪst[/t]] n. a collector or teller of anecdotes • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • anecdotist — /ˈænəkdoʊtəst/ (say anuhkdohtuhst) noun a relater of anecdotes …   Australian-English dictionary

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