Translation of "expression" - English-Russian dictionary

expression

noun uk us /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.
PHRASE [ C ]

B2 a phrase that has a special meaning

выражение, фраза
'A can of worms' is an expression meaning a difficult situation.
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.

(Translation of “expression” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)