Apothegmatize

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Apothegmatize To utter apothegms, or short and sententious sayings.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • apothegmatize To utter apothegms. Also spelled apophthegmatize.
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Usage

In literature:

Apothegmatically bundled vp and garbled at the request of John Garrett's Ghost.
"The Book of Noodles" by W. A. Clouston
O 'tis a precious apothegmatical pedant.
"Calamities and Quarrels of Authors" by Isaac Disraeli
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