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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kron-i-kuh l]
    • /ˈkrɒn ɪ kəl/
    • /ˈkrɒn.ɪ.kl̩/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kron-i-kuh l]
    • /ˈkrɒn ɪ kəl/

Definitions of chronicled word

  • noun chronicled a chronological record of events; a history. 1
  • verb with object chronicled to record in or as in a chronicle. 1
  • noun chronicled Simple past tense and past participle of chronicle. 1

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Origin of chronicled

First appearance:

before 1275
One of the 13% oldest English words
1275-1325; Middle English cronicle < Anglo-French, variant, with -le -ule, of Old French cronique < Medieval Latin cronica (feminine singular), Latin chronica (neuter plural) < Greek chroniká annals, chronology; see chronic

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Parts of speech for Chronicled


chronicled popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

chronicled usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for chronicled

adjective chronicled

  • historical — of, pertaining to, treating, or characteristic of history or past events: historical records; historical research.
  • cataloged — a list or record, as of items for sale or courses at a university, systematically arranged and often including descriptive material: a stamp catalog.
  • archival — Archival means belonging or relating to archives.
  • on record — making or affording a record.
  • on file — a folder, cabinet, or other container in which papers, letters, etc., are arranged in convenient order for storage or reference.

Antonyms for chronicled

verb chronicled

  • concealed — to hide; withdraw or remove from observation; cover or keep from sight: He concealed the gun under his coat.
  • hid — Human Interface Device

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