Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Russian translation of “expression”

expression

noun     /ɪkˈspreʃən/
LOOK [C] B2 the look on someone's face showing what they feel or think
выражение лица
your facial expression He had a sad expression on his face.The head and face
PHRASE [C] B2 a phrase that has a special meaning
выражение, фраза
'A can of worms' is an expression meaning a difficult situation.Sentences and expressions
SHOWING THOUGHTS [C, U] B2 when you say what you think or show how you feel using words or actions
выражение
As an expression of our disapproval, we will no longer use his shop.Announcing, informing and stating
(Definition of expression noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

More translations of “expression” in Russian

Definitions of “expression” in English

Word of the Day

crew

If you crew a boat, or crew for someone on their boat, you help to sail it.

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More