how to pronounce epigram

/ˈɛpəɡˌɹæm/

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epigram is pronounced in three syllables

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ɛpəɡɹæm

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An example use of epigram in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… every time he speaks it's an epigram and …”

meanings of epigram

noun:

  1. A short, witty or pithy poem.
  2. An inscription in stone.
  3. A brief but witty saying.

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