Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang


or paragraphical

[par-uh-graf-ik or par-uh-graf-i-kuh l] /ˌpær əˈgræf ɪk or ˌpær əˈgræf ɪ kəl/
of, relating to, or forming a paragraph.
divided into paragraphs.
Origin of paragraphic
First recorded in 1780-90; paragraph + -ic
Related forms
paragraphically, adverb Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for paragraphic
Historical Examples
  • He dismissed their previous talk with his paragraphic cough.

    Kipps H. G. Wells
  • Anecdotes (in paragraphic form) relating to any of the singers engaged.

    Journalism for Women E.A. Bennett
  • Can the mind which continues to be charmed by these paragraphic strainings be really sound?

    Aladdin & Co. Herbert Quick
  • Devers's story was in every issue, more or less of it, and West Point jealousy was the theme of many a paragraphic fling.

    Under Fire Charles King

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for paragraphic

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for paragraphic

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for paragraphic