Synonyms of epigram in English:

epigram

noun

  • 1 a witty epigram
    quip, witticism, gem, play on words, jest, pun, sally, nice turn of phrase; Frenchbon mot, double entendre, jeu d'esprit
  • 2 a collection of ancient epigrams
    proverb, saying, maxim, adage, axiom, aphorism, saw, gnome, dictum, precept, epigraph, motto, catchphrase; cliché, truism, commonplace; words of wisdom, pearls of wisdom
    informal (old) chestnut
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    Word of the day hubris
    Pronunciation: ˈ(h)yo͞obris
    noun
    excessive pride or self-confidence