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KK Pronunciation

〔 frez 〕


〔 freiz 〕

Overview of noun phrase

The noun phrase has 4 senses

  • phrase -- (an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence)

  • phrase, musical phrase -- (a short musical passage)

  • idiom, idiomatic expression, phrasal idiom, set phrase, phrase -- (an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up)

  • phrase -- (dance movements that are linked in a single choreographic sequence)

Overview of verb phrase

The verb phrase has 2 senses

  • give voice, formulate, word, phrase, articulate -- (put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees")

  • phrase -- (divide, combine, or mark into phrases; "phrase a musical passage")