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Turkish translation of “idiom”


noun [C]
B2 a group of words used together with a meaning that you cannot guess from the meanings of the separate words
deyim, tabir
Figurative use of languageSentences and expressionsLinguistic terms and linguistic style
/ˌɪdiəʊˈmætɪk/ adjective
idiomatic language
(Definition of idiom from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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