An anecdote is a short story that is about a personal experience. These stories are usually written from the point of view of the person who experienced the event, and they are often amusing.

  • My friend told me an anecdote about when he was in college.

  • The teacher told us an anecdote about when he was a student.

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Example Sentences for anecdotally

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    Frosty turned the story into a humorous anecdote on the air.

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    The definition must entertain why the main story is erroneous not the anecdote.

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    The anecdotes were dull.

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    Most of the evidence is observational and anecdotal.

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    Much of the available material is anecdotal.

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    The anecdotes in the article seem fabricated.

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    The first bit of trivia is anecdotal.

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    What was the reference for the Berlin anecdote

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    An anecdote will illustrate his unbending resolution.

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    Still, anecdotal evidence was the cause of the suspicion.