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An idiom is a phrase or a fixed expression that has a figurative, or sometimes literal, meaning. An idiom's figurative meaning is different from the literal meaning .

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" ...

Idiom Site

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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

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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.

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.") ...

Idioms: Introduction - Dave's ESL Cafe

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The idioms in this collection are arranged in two ways. Select the arrangement that will help you most: a complete list of all idioms currently in the collection;.

Idiom Examples - YourDictionary

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Idioms exist in every language. An idiom is a word or phrase that is not taken literally, like “bought the farm” has nothing to do with purchasing real estate, but ...

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 ...

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 ...

Idioms List | English Club

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100s of English idioms selected for ESL learners. Each idiom has its meaning, example sentences, notes and quiz. Searchable by letter and topic.

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id·i·om
[id-ee-uhm]
NOUN
1.
an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meanings of its constituent elements, as kick the bucket or hang one's head, or from the general grammatical rules of a language, as the table round for the round table, and that is not a constituent of a larger expression of like characteristics.
2.
a language, dialect, or style of speaking peculiar to a people.
3.
a construction or expression of one language whose parts correspond to elements in another language but whose total structure or meaning is not matched in the same way in the second language.
4.
the peculiar character or genius of a language.
5.
a distinct style or character, in music, art, etc.: the idiom of Bach.
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