Definition of Phrase. Meaning of Phrase. Synonyms of Phrase

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Definition of Phrase

Phrase
Phrase Phrase, v. i. 1. To use proper or fine phrases. [R.] 2. (Mus.) To group notes into phrases; as, he phrases well. See Phrase, n., 4.

Meaning of Phrase from wikipedia

- In everyday speech, a phrase may be any group of words, often carrying a special idiomatic meaning; in this sense it is synonymous with expression. In...
- catchphrase (alternatively spelled catch phrase) is a phrase or expression recognized by its repeated utterance. Such phrases often originate in po****r culture...
- A noun phrase or nominal phrase (abbreviated NP) is a phrase that has a noun (or indefinite pronoun) as its head or performs the same grammatical function...
- In music theory, a phrase (Gr****: φράση) is a unit of musical meter that has a complete musical sense of its own, built from figures, motifs, and cells...
- ad-positional phrase, in linguistics, is a syntactic category that includes prepositional phrases, post-positional phrases, and cir****scription phrases. Ad-positional...
- Phrasing may refer to: Phrasing (DJ) Musical phrasing Textual phrasing (linguistics) Phrase (disambiguation)...
- Sesame" (French: Sésame, ouvre-toi) (Arabic: افتح يا سمسم‎) is a magical phrase in the story of "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves" in One Thousand and One...
- An adjective phrase (or adjectival phrase) is a phrase the head word of which is an adjective, e.g. fond of steak, very happy, quite upset about it, etc...
- activist and community organizer, began using the phrase "Me Too" as early as 2006, and the phrase was later po****rized by American actress Alyssa Milano...
- ἰδίωμα, "special feature, special phrasing, a peculiarity", f. Ancient Gr****: ἴδιος, translit. ídios, "one's own") is a phrase or an expression that has a figurative...
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