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1 phrase /ˈfreɪz/ noun
plural phrases
1 phrase
/ˈfreɪz/
noun
plural phrases
Learner's definition of PHRASE
[count]
: a group of two or more words that express a single idea but do not usually form a complete sentence
see also noun phrase, prepositional phrase
: a brief expression that is commonly used
see also catchphrase, to coin a phrase at 2coin, turn of phrase at 2turn
music : a short section of a longer piece of music
2 phrase /ˈfreɪz/ verb
phrases; phrased; phrasing
2 phrase
/ˈfreɪz/
verb
phrases; phrased; phrasing
Learner's definition of PHRASE
[+ object]
: to say (something) in a particular way
: to perform (a piece of music) with the notes grouped together in a particular way
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