Synonyms of 'anecdote'
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A story is a description of imaginary people and events, which is written or told in order to entertain.
a popular love story with a happy ending
A tale is a story, often involving magic or exciting events.
a collection of poems and folk tales
Thesaurus for anecdote from the Collins English Thesaurus
An anecdote is a short, amusing account of something that has happened .