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(n) a short, humorous saying. Origin: L epi-, upon + gramma, writing => 'a writing upon a surface' => 'a quote' => 'a witty quote' Examples of epigram: 1. 'The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.' Oscar Wilde 2. 'I'm tired of Love: I'm still more tired of Rhyme. But Money gives me pleasure all the time.' Hilaire Belloc