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Spanish translation of “phrase”

phrase

noun /freiz/
(linguistics ) a small group of words (usually without a finite verb) which forms part of an actual or implied sentence
frase
a noun phrase.
(music) a small group of musical notes which follow each other to make a definite individual section of a melody
frase
the opening phrase of the overture.
phraseology /freiziˈolədʒi/ noun the manner of putting words and phrases together to express oneself
fraseología
His phraseology shows that he is a foreigner.
phrasing noun phraseology.
fraseología
(music) the act of putting musical phrases together either in composing or playing.
fraseo
phrasebook noun a book (eg for tourists) which contains and translates useful words and phrases in a foreign language
libro de frases
I took an English-Japanese phrasebook with me on holiday.
phrasal verb noun (linguistics) a phrase consisting of a verb and adverb or preposition, which together function as a verb
verbo compuesto
’Leave out’, ’go without’, ’go away’, are phrasal verbs.
(Definition of phrase from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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