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epilogue

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1  —as in:
the novel's epilogue
Definition an afterward or concluding passage added at the end of a literary work — often to summarize events occurring many years after the main story ends
  • The novel's epilogue summarized their lives after the marriage.
epilogue = an afterward or concluding passage added at the end of a literary work
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • The epilogue in only a page long, but it does a good job of tying up loose ends.
  • Epilogue:  One Child, One Teacher, One Book, One Pen....
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue
    The sign said WELCOME TO TREEGAP, but it was hard to believe that this was really Treegap.
    Natalie Babbitt  --  Tuck Everlasting
  • epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue:  Sir Thomas Legge, Assistant Commissioner at Scotland Yard, said irritably: "But the whole thing's incredible!"
    Agatha Christie  --  And Then There Were None
  • epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work
  • "I'll write you an epilogue," Gus said.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • epilogue = an afterward or concluding passage added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • epilogue = an afterward or concluding passage added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue (beginning page 356 of first edition).
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue (on page 299 of 1st edition).
    Dave Pelzer  --  The Lost Boy
  • epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work
  • Epilogue [section of book]
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet
epilogue = a concluding section added at the end of a literary work

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2  —as in:
the play's epilogue
Definition a short speech addressed directly to the audience by an actor at the end of a play — often in verse
  • My favorite epilogue is from Shakespeare's The Tempest.
epilogue = a short speech addressed directly to the audience by an actor at the end of a play — often in verse
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • The play has four acts and an epilogue, subdivided into seven scenes.
  • From the first casting of the parts to the epilogue it was all bewitching, and there were few who did not wish to have been a party concerned, or would have hesitated to try their skill.
    Jane Austen  --  Mansfield Park
epilogue = a short speech addressed directly to the audience by an actor at the end of a play

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