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ˈɛp ɪˌgræmepi·gram

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  1. epigram, quipnoun

    a witty saying

    Synonyms:
    quip, crack, sally, wisecrack

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  1. Edwin P. Whipple:

    An epigram often flashes light into regions where reason shines but dimly.

  2. Oscar Levant:

    An epigram is only a wisecrack that's played at Carnegie Hall.

  3. Sbastien-Roch Nicolas de Chamfort:

    Most of those who make collections of verse or epigram are like men eating cherries or oysters they choose out the best at first, and end by eating all.

  4. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    What is an epigram? A dwarfish whole, its body brevity, and wit its soul.

  5. Minna Antrim:

    An epigram is a flashlight of a truth; a witticism, truth laughing at itself.


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