Example sentences for: anecdote

How can you use “anecdote” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • If the zinc story were an isolated anecdote, it would be merely amusing.

  • And is an anecdote about the magazine's cheap subscriptions.

  • --DeParle's big concluding anecdote is the story of Michelle Crawford, "a 39-year-old Milwaukee woman who went to work last year at a plastics plant, after two decades of desperation and chronic dependence on welfare."

  • They both lead with the exact same anecdote, taken from the same Sherlock Holmes story.

  • Amid the flamboyant world of 19 th -century French painting, no scandal attaches to the name Jean Baptiste Camille Corot, no vivid anecdote or outrageous, in-your-face work of art.


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