[ ep-i-gram-uh-tahyz ]
/ ˌɛp ɪˈgræm əˌtaɪz /
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verb (used with object), ep·i·gram·ma·tized, ep·i·gram·ma·tiz·ing.
to express in epigrams.
to make epigrams about (a person or thing).
verb (used without object), ep·i·gram·ma·tized, ep·i·gram·ma·tiz·ing.
to make epigrams.
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Also especially British, ep·i·gram·ma·tise .
OTHER WORDS FROM epigrammatizeep·i·gram·ma·tist, noun
Words nearby epigrammatize
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British Dictionary definitions for epigrammatize
/ (ˌɛpɪˈɡræməˌtaɪz) /
to make an epigram or epigrams (about)
Derived forms of epigrammatizeepigrammatism, nounepigrammatist, noun
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