Definition of anagram:
- Literally, the letters of a word read backwards, but in its usual wider sense, the change or one word or phrase into another by the transposition of its letters. Thus Galenus becomes angelus; William Noy ( attorney- general to Charles I., and a laborious man) may be turned into I moyl in law.
- To anagrammatize.
- "Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)", Isaac D'Israeli.
- "O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921", Various.
- "The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII.", Juan Antonio Llorente.