HyperDic: apophthegm

English > 1 sense of the word apophthegm:
NOUNcommunicationapophthegm, aphorism, apothegma short / short pithy instructive saying
English > apophthegm: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA short / short pithy instructive saying.
Synonymsaphorism, apothegm
Broadermaxim, axiomA saying that is widely accepted on its own merits
Spanishaforismo, apotegma
Catalanaforisme, apotegma

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