English dictionary

episodic meaning and definition

EPISODIC adjective

Definition of episodic (adjective)

  1. of writing or narration; divided into or composed of episodes
    • "the book is episodic and the incidents don't always hang together"
  2. occurring or appearing at usually irregular intervals
    • "episodic in his affections"; "occasional headaches"
    • synonyms: occasional
  3. limited in duration to a single episode
    • "an account concerned primarily with episodic events such as the succession of rulers"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet