turn of phrase

noun phrase

Definition of turn of phrase

: a way of saying or describing something a nice turn of phrase

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“Turn of phrase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turn%20of%20phrase. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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