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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.

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, ...

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 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 ...

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 Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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

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.

English Idioms and Idiomatic Expressions - UsingEnglish.com

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An idiom is a phrase where the words together have a meaning that is different from the dictionary definitions of the individual words, which can make idioms ...

English Idioms Beginning With 'A' - Page 1 - UsingEnglish.com

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Results 1 - 50 of 203 ... Page 1 of our list of English idioms and idiomatic expressions ... ABC: Meaning: basic terms or basic steps example:she don't know even ...

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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.

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.") ...