Anecdote

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Definition

an anecdote: an entertaining or humorous story
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I know a rather funny anecdote about a man, a cabbage, and a copy of Marie Claire.

Examples

  • "Bruno : Alright, Brian, I haven't got time to hear one of your stupid Elkie Johns anecdotes!"
  • "This sort of anecdote is becoming more and more common."
  • "Bruno : What a humorous anecdote."

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