What does anecdotal mean?

Definitions for anecdotal
ˈæn ɪkˌdoʊt l, ˌæn ɪkˈdoʊt lanec·do·tal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anecdotal(adj)

    having the character of an anecdote

    "anecdotal evidence"

  2. anecdotic, anecdotal, anecdotical(adj)

    characterized by or given to telling anecdotes

    "anecdotal conversation"; "an anecdotal history of jazz"; "he was at his anecdotic best"

Wiktionary

  1. anecdotal(Adjective)

    Of the nature of or relating to an anecdote.

  2. anecdotal(Adjective)

    Containing or abounding in anecdotes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anecdotal(adj)

    pertaining to, or abounding with, anecdotes; as, anecdotal conversation

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How to say anecdotal in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anecdotal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anecdotal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of anecdotal in a Sentence

  1. Kristine Arthur:

    There’s no clear evidence that reducing milk will reduce mucus—it’s mostly anecdotal.

  2. Noelle LeVeaux:

    It's definitely a learning experience, we don't have a lot of good data. So much is anecdotal, that's the biggest issue.

  3. Kevin Hassett:

    All the anecdotal info that we're getting is that the fundamentals remain extremely sound, christmas sales were through the roof.

  4. Idaho Ten-year-old Alexis Carey:

    Parent to parent, when you're in a small community and 10 people that you know are all having success, that's no longer anecdotal, that's hope.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    We do have to stick with the facts. What we can't do is cherry pick data or use anecdotal evidence to drive policy or to feed political agendas.

Images & Illustrations of anecdotal

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