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Related / Similar Words: musical phrase, idiom, idiomatic expression, phrasal idiom, set phrase, give voice, formulate, word, articulate

 

Definition:
  • an expression forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence but not containing a finite verb;
  • a short musical passage;
  • an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up;
  • put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees";

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    Hyponyms: noun phrase, predicate, verb phrase, prepositional phrase, pronominal phrase, response, catchphrase, catch phrase, ligature, ostinato, ruralism, rusticism, ask, lexicalize, lexicalise, dogmatize, dogmatise, formularize, formularise, frame, redact, cast, put, couch

     

    Part Meronyms: tune, melody, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase

     

    Derivational Morphology: give voice, formulate, word, articulate, articulation, voice, idiom, idiomatic expression, phrasal idiom, set phrase, wording, diction, phrasing, phraseology, choice of words, verbiage, formulation, expression, conceptualization, conceptualisation

     

    Anagrams: shaper, seraph, Sherpa

     

    Language Translations:
    Catalan: sintagma   Dutch: frase and uitspraak  
    Esperanto: lokucio   Finnish: fraasi and lause  
    French: expression and locution   German: Redewendung  
    Greek: φράση   Hebrew: צרוף לשון  
    Icelandic: frasi   Irish: frása  
    Lithuanian: žodžių junginys   Polish: wypowiedzenie and zdanie  
    Portuguese: expressão and frase   Russian: устойчивое словосочетание and фраза  
    Swedish: fras  
     
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