Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to an essay or a writer of essays.
  • adj. Resembling an essay in nature or quality.

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  • adj. Characteristic of, or proper to, an essayist

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or characteristic of an essay or of an essayist.

Etymologies

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essayist +‎ -ic

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