Definitions of phrase

The word phrase uses 6 letters:aehprs.

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n. - 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. 2

n. - A short, pithy expression; especially, one which is often employed; a peculiar or idiomatic turn of speech; as, to err is human. 2

n. - A mode or form of speech; the manner or style in which any one expreses himself; diction; expression. 2

n. - A short clause or portion of a period. 2

v. t. - To express in words, or in peculiar words; to call; to style. 2

v. i. - To use proper or fine phrases. 2

v. i. - To group notes into phrases; as, he phrases well. See Phrase, n., 4. 2