or par·a·graph·i·cal

[par-uh-graf-ik or par-uh-graf-i-kuh l]

Origin of paragraphic

First recorded in 1780–90; paragraph + -ic
Related formspar·a·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for paragraphic

Historical Examples of paragraphic

  • He dismissed their previous talk with his paragraphic cough.


    H. G. Wells

  • Anecdotes (in paragraphic form) relating to any of the singers engaged.

  • 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