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phrasemaker

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noun phrase·mak·er \ˈfrāz-ˌmā-kər\

Definition of phrasemaker

  1. 1 :  one who coins impressive phrases

  2. 2 :  one given to making fine-sounding but often hollow and meaningless phrases

phrasemaking play \-kiŋ\ noun



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