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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of, resembling, or characterized by terse sayings embodying a general truth, or astute observations

Usage examples (19)
  • Adjective : His sermons were richly aphoristic
  • Or, more aphoristically: "Great wealth makes great garbage."
  • Instead, I would just need to make some aphoristically cute atmospheric point.
  • And I suspect Yogi would be impressed for being considered in the same league, aphoristically speaking. for more
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