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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A part added at the end of a play or novel in which the author makes some comment.

Usage examples (39)
  • An epilogue explained what happened to the characters because of the events in the story.
  • The epilogue told what eventually happened to the main characters
  • Because we are invested in the characters, the long epilogue is fairly convincing.
  • The epilogue is an analysis of McCarthy's redbaiting which draws two main conclusions. for more
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