Epigrammatise

epigrammatize

[ep-i-gram-uh-tahyz]
verb (used with object), epigrammatized, epigrammatizing.
1.
to express in epigrams.
2.
to make epigrams about (a person or thing).
verb (used without object), epigrammatized, epigrammatizing.
3.
to make epigrams.
Also, especially British, epigrammatise.


Origin:
1685–95; < Greek epigrammatízein; see epigrammatic + -ize

epigrammatist, noun
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epigrammatize or epigrammatise (ˌɛpɪˈɡræməˌtaɪz)
 
vb
to make an epigram or epigrams (about)
 
epigrammatise or epigrammatise
 
vb
 
epi'grammatism or epigrammatise
 
n
 
epi'grammatist or epigrammatise
 
n

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