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phrasenoun [C]

uk   us   /freɪz/

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 ​shortgroup of words that are often used together and have a ​particularmeaning: We are ​governed, in ​Lord Hailsham's ​famous phrase, by an "​electivedictatorship".
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phrase noun [C] (MUSIC)

specialized music a ​smallgroup of ​notesforming a ​unit of a ​tune
adjective /ˈfreɪ.zəl/

phraseverb [T usually + adv/prep]

uk   us   /freɪz/
to ​express something with a ​particularchoice of words: The ​declaration was ​carefully/​cleverly/​tactfully, etc. phrased.
(Definition of phrase from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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phrasenoun [C]

 us   /freɪz/
a ​group of words ​expressing a ​particularidea or ​meaning: I ​think the phrase "​bundle of ​energy" ​describes Mara very well. grammar A phrase is a ​group of words ​forming a ​part of a ​sentence: In "He was a man of ​greatwealth," "of ​greatwealth" is a ​prepositional phrase. music A phrase is also a ​group of ​notes with a ​clearbeginning and ​ending within a ​largerpiece of ​music.
adjective  us   /ˈfreɪ·zəl/

phraseverb [T]

 us   /freɪz/
to ​express something in a ​particular way when ​speaking or writing: The ​wording of his ​resignation was ​carefully phrased to ​avoid any ​admission of ​guilt.
(Definition of phrase from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “phrase”
en coreano 구…
en árabe عِبارة…
in Malaysian frasa, rangkai lagu…
en francés syntagme, phrase…
en ruso фраза…
en chino (tradicionál) 文法, 片語…
en italiano frase, locuzione…
en turco sözcük takımı…
en polaco zwrot, wyrażenie…
en español frase…
in Vietnamese cụm từ, đoản khúc…
en portugués locução, frase…
in Thai วลี, เนื้อเพลง…
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…
in Indonesian frasa…
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