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anecdote
used in Pride and Prejudice

3 uses
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Definition
a short story that is true — often told for amusement or to make a point
  • They could describe an entertainment with accuracy, relate an anecdote with humour, and laugh at their acquaintance with spirit.
    Chapter 11 (5% in)
  • Lady Catherine was generally speaking—stating the mistakes of the three others, or relating some anecdote of herself.
    Chapter 29 (92% in)
  • He was storing his memory with anecdotes and noble names.
    Chapter 29 (93% in)

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