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idioms

noun
plural of idiom

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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?"

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“Idioms.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/idioms. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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