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idiom

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of idiom

  1. a sequence of words having a specific meaning <the English idiom “how are you doing?” is our version of a greeting that in some other languages can be translated as “how are you going?”> Synonyms expression, phraseRelated Words cliché (also cliche); locution, term; epithet, expletive, name; byword, cry, motto, shibboleth, slogan, watchword; archaism, colloquialism, euphemism, modernism, neologism, provincialism, vulgarism





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