This page will make sure you never confuse anecdote and antidote again! Read the definitions, check out our example sentences, and be sure to follow the twitter feed to see how the internet is using these words in a sentence.
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Short account of an incident (especially a biographical one)
She tells amusing anecdotes about life as a zookeeper.
A remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison
The doctor gave her an antidote to the poison she accidentally took.
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What's the internet saying about anecdote/antidote?
@jsnrb: lol I said anecdote I MEANT ANTIDOTE
@OGYokYok: And only *I* have the anecdote *everyone erupts in laughter* ANTIdote! *i stammer as laughter continues* hey come on now you could srsly die
@truelyblessed2: RT @VoteBeebe: .@missemhorne just saw your tweet that said #SB303 hearing was "antidote-heavy"; think u meant "anecdote-heavy", but yeah. :)#SOOOFreudian
@VoteBeebe: .@missemhorne just saw your tweet that said #SB303 hearing was "antidote-heavy"; think u meant "anecdote-heavy", but yeah. :)#SOOOFreudian
@RFerdenzi: My friend Timmy was once bitten by a rattlesnake, and if I knew the difference between antidote and anecdote he'd still be alive today.
@k2social_media: My friend Timmy was once bitten by a rattlesnake, and if I knew the difference between antidote and anecdote he'd still be alive today.
@cjclib: @PlashingVole sounds exhausting. (Psst, you have an anecdote where an antidote should be in last paragraph)
@TomKopacz: @NickAhad @JournalistsLike "Journalism was invented as an anecdote to gossip." I hope he didn't actually say "anecdote" sted "antidote."
@JokeFlash: My friend Harold was once bitten by a rattlesnake, and if I knew the difference between antidote and anecdote he'd still be alive today.
@MadameButcher: 'Journalism was invented as an anecdote to gossip'. And proofreaders as an antidote to journalists. RT @Sathnam: http://t.co/wiAygqmXGU
@markejohnson: If you quote a guy telling journalists they have to get things right, get the quotes right. Antidote, not anecdote. http://t.co/MUeb4WZcJy
@ltp1: @AngeliqueDRoy @MichelleCerulli If I point out the "antidote"/"anecdote" error am I scoring an accuracy point or losing a humility point?
@Tyannabanana: I love it when people confuse antidote and anecdote. "I'll just give you a quick ANTIDOTE." Really raises the stakes of this boring story
@I_am_Megan_G: "That would be a funny little antidote to put on Twitter" think you meant anecdote my english degree student friend. #educationsystemsucks
@Treena_Michelle: Me: Is that the anecdote? My bro: You mean antidote..? Me: Oh yeah. Hahah, man I'm so dumb sometimes.
@Real_AlbsRivera: There is a difference between apart and a part....kind of like anecdote and antidote.