idiom

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idiom /ˈɪdijəm/ noun
plural idioms
idiom
/ˈɪdijəm/
noun
plural idioms
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 : dialect
: 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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