• Definition for "apothegm"
    • A terse, amusing, instructive saying; a maxim.
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apothegm definition

  • noun:
    • A terse, amusing, instructive saying; a maxim.
    • a quick, amusing, instructive saying; an aphorism or maxim.
    • a brief, pithy, and instructive saying; a terse comment, conveying some crucial truth; a sententious precept or maxim.
    • a brief, pithy, instructive saying; a terse remark, conveying some important truth; a sententious precept or maxim. Also spelled apophthegm.
    • Synonyms Aphorism, Axiom, Maxim, etc. See aphorism.
    • a quick pithy instructive saying
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