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phrase
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
1. A brief expression, sometimes a single word, but usually two or more words forming an expression by themselves, or being a portion of a sentence; as, an adverbial phrase.
3. A mode or form of speech; the manner or style in which any one expreses himself; diction; expression.
4. A short clause or portion of a period.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To use proper or fine phrases.
2. To group notes into phrases; as, he phrases well. See Phrase, n., 4.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To express in words, or in peculiar words; to call; to style.
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