or par·a·graph·i·cal

[ 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

OTHER WORDS FROM paragraphic

par·a·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for paragraphic

  • 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
  • He dismissed their previous talk with his paragraphic cough.

    Kipps|H. G. Wells