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English-language idioms

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An idiom is a common word or phrase with a culturally understood meaning that differs from what its composite words' denotations would suggest. For example ...

IdiomSite.com - Find out the meanings of common sayings

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Find out the meanings of idioms and common sayings such as Nest Egg or New York Minute, and much more.

Idioms and phrases - The Free Dictionary

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The largest dictionary of idioms and phrases currently in use in British, American and Australian English. Over 12000 phrases and expressions.

idiom - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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An idiom is a form of expression that is particular to a certain person or group of people. If your friend always says, "squirrelly nuteriffic!" when she means ...

idiom Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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idiom definition, meaning, what is idiom: a group of words in a fixed order that have a particular meaning that is different from…. Learn more.

Idiom | Definition of Idiom by Merriam-Webster

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an expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its separate words but that has a separate meaning of its own. : a form of a language that is ...

Idiom - Examples and Definition of Idiom - Literary Devices

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Definition, Usage and a list of Idiom Examples in common speech and literature. Idiom refers to a set expression or a phrase comprising two or more words.

English Idioms | Lists of Idioms with Definitions and Examples,

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An idiom (also called idiomatic expression) is an expression, word, or phrase that has a figurative meaning conventionally understood by native speakers.

Idioms for Kids - Examples - YourDictionary

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Idioms for kids are word combinations that kids use which have a different meaning than the literal meanings of each word.

Idiom dictionary definition | idiom defined - YourDictionary

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Another example of an idiom. Licensed from iStockPhoto. noun. The definition of an idiom is the language or expressions used by a specific group of people.

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Idiom | Define Idiom at Dictionary.com

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Idiom definition, an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meanings of its constituent elements, as kick the bucket or hang one's head, ...

The 50 most useful Idioms and their Meaning - A list on 1 page

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These sayings are called "idioms" - or proverbs if they are longer. These combinations of words have (rarely complete sentences) a "figurative meaning" ...

Idioms--Definitions and Examples - Dave's ESL Cafe

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definitions and examples. To see definitions and examples for idioms in this collection, select the proper letter below. (For example, choose "A" for "antsy.") ...