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