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phrasing

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1 an act, process, or means of putting something into words
  • research has shown that the phrasing of the question on certain hot-button issues greatly influences the response
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2 the way in which something is put into words
  • a particularly delicate and careful phrasing of the statement regarding the nature of the couple's relationship
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phrasing

verb , present participle of phrase

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to convey in appropriate or telling terms
  • he had trouble thinking of how to phrase his question for the visiting dignitary
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