anecdotal definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, described as, or saturated in anecdotes.
    • Centered On informal findings or indications in the place of rigorous or systematic analysis: "You Can Find anecdotal reports of kids poisoned by hot dogs roasted over a fire of this [oleander] stems” ( C. Claiborne Ray).
    • of nature of or associated with an anecdote.
    • Containing or abounding in anecdotes.
    • related to, or abounding with, anecdotes.
    • obtaining the character of an anecdote
    • characterized by or provided to informing anecdotes
    • Of, described as, or filled with anecdotes.
    • According To casual findings or indications rather than rigorous or systematic evaluation: "You Can Find anecdotal reports of kids poisoned by hot dogs roasted over a fire of this [oleander] stems” ( C. Claiborne Ray).
    • Of the nature of or relating to an anecdote.
    • Containing or abounding in anecdotes.
    • with respect to, or abounding with, anecdotes.
    • having the character of an anecdote
    • characterized by or provided to informing anecdotes
  • others:
    • related to or composed of anecdotes.
    • related to or consisting of anecdotes.

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