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phrase

noun [C] uk   /freɪz/ us  

phrase noun [C] (GRAMMAR)

language a group of words that is part of, rather than the whole of, a sentence
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phrase noun [C] (EXPRESSION)

B1 a short group of words that are often used together and have a particular meaning: We are governed, in Lord Hailsham's famous phrase, by an "elective dictatorship".
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phrase noun [C] (MUSIC)

specialized music a small group of notes forming a unit of a tune
phrasal
adjective /ˈfreɪ.zəl/
Grammar

phrase

verb [T usually + adv/prep] uk   /freɪz/ us  
to express something with a particular choice of words: The declaration was carefully/cleverly/tactfully, etc. phrased.
Traducciones de “phrase”
en coreano 구…
en árabe عِبارة…
en francés syntagme, phrase…
en turco sözcük takımı…
en italiano frase, locuzione…
en chino (tradicionál) 文法, 片語…
en ruso фраза…
en polaco zwrot, wyrażenie…
en español frase…
en portugués locução, frase…
en alemán der Ausdruck, der Satz…
en catalán locució…
en japonés フレーズ, 言い回し…
en chino (simplificado) 语法, 短语…
(Definition of phrase from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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