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idiom

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idiom/ˈɪdijəm/noun
pluralidioms
idiom
/ˈɪdijəm/
noun
pluralidioms
Learner's definition of IDIOM  
[count] : an expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its separate words but that has a separate meaning of its own
[count, noncount] : a form of a language that is spoken in a particular area and that uses some of its own words, grammar, and pronunciations
: a style or form of expression that is characteristic of a particular person, type of art, etc.
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— idiomatic

/ˌɪdijəˈmætɪk/adjective

— idiomatically

/ˌɪdijəˈmætɪkli/adverb
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