Dance is a form of artistic expression.
He uses some very odd expressions.
The expression “to make fun of” means “to ridicule.”
Judging from her expression, I think the gift was a complete surprise.
We saw his expression change from angry to sad.
She wore a smug expression. See More
Recent Examples on the WebThose simple expressions of gratitude will hold even more significance for the Salmon family after Tim shattered his left wrist last June in a freak houseboat accident that could have killed him.—Iliana Limón Romero, Los Angeles Times, 22 Nov. 2023 The whisky produced there is un-peated and tends to have notes of honey and citrus on the palate, although this of course varies depending on the expression.—Jonah Flicker, Robb Report, 22 Nov. 2023 Ultimately, making a space feel more comfortable, secure and personalized is a tangible expression of hope for a future.—Stephanie Acker, The Conversation, 22 Nov. 2023 Considered an expression of wabi-sabi, or imperfect beauty, kokedama evolved from a bonsai technique used with plants whose roots have grown into the shape of their pots.—Jenny Comita, New York Times, 21 Nov. 2023 Sargent could handle the business side (the commission), the social side (getting on with the sitter), the PR side (right dress, right pose, right expression) and the picture-making side, and sew it all up with invisible stitches.—Sebastian Smee, Washington Post, 20 Nov. 2023 But perhaps what’s most notable about the track is its expression of something like empathy.—Amanda Petrusich, The New Yorker, 20 Nov. 2023 Here’s a summary on this all: X will protect the public’s right to free expression.—Todd Spangler, Variety, 18 Nov. 2023 But deeply religious thinkers of the past often saw rational medicine as an expression of faith, not something endangering it.—Meg Leja, Smithsonian Magazine, 10 Nov. 2023 See More
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