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1. phrase

noun. ['ˈfreɪz'] an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence.

Synonyms

  • pronominal
  • expression
  • noun phrase
  • pronominal phrase
  • catchphrase
  • headword
  • verb phrase
  • prepositional phrase
  • head word
  • catch phrase
  • predicate
  • modifier
  • nominal
  • nominal phrase
  • qualifier
  • response
  • construction

Antonyms

  • unarticulated
  • implicit
  • local
  • slow

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Noun Phrase

  • compusa's
  • communiques
  • dismutase
  • urokinase
  • indosuez
  • delosreyes
  • chevrolets
  • chevrolet's
  • santa-fe's
  • reappraise
  • portrays
  • polonaise
  • pinochet's
  • overplays
  • displays
  • cabernets
  • touvier's
  • replays
  • rephrase
  • piaget's
  • mcveigh's
  • lyonnaise
  • lyonnais
  • lescaze
  • jouret's
  • dossiers
  • dismays
  • delhaize
  • defrays
  • conveys

2. phrase

noun. ['ˈfreɪz'] a short musical passage.

Synonyms

  • tune
  • air
  • melodic line
  • strain
  • ostinato
  • line
  • musical passage
  • ligature
  • melodic phrase
  • passage
  • musical phrase

Antonyms

  • negate
  • disprove
  • affirm
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. phrase

verb. ['ˈfreɪz'] put into words or an expression.

Synonyms

  • articulate
  • express
  • show
  • dogmatise
  • couch
  • dogmatize
  • give voice
  • ask
  • frame
  • put
  • lexicalise
  • redact
  • evince
  • word
  • formulate
  • formularize
  • cast
  • formularise

Antonyms

  • antonym
  • categorem
  • synonym
  • keep down

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. phrase

noun. ['ˈfreɪz'] an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up.

Synonyms

  • idiom
  • expression
  • ruralism
  • saying
  • set phrase
  • rusticism
  • idiomatic expression
  • phrasal idiom

Antonyms

  • obviate
  • top
  • bottom
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. phrase

noun. ['ˈfreɪz'] dance movements that are linked in a single choreographic sequence.

Synonyms

  • terpsichore
  • dance
  • dancing

Antonyms

  • voice
  • written
  • uncommunicative
  • inarticulate

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. phrase

verb. ['ˈfreɪz'] divide, combine, or mark into phrases.

Synonyms

  • put
  • arrange
  • set up

Antonyms

  • divest
  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • call option

Etymology

  • phrasis (Latin)
  • φράσις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. noun

noun. ['ˈnaʊn'] the word class that can serve as the subject or object of a verb, the object of a preposition, or in apposition.

Synonyms

  • declension

Antonyms

  • meaningless
  • adjective

Etymology

  • noun (Anglo-Norman)

8. noun

noun. ['ˈnaʊn'] a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action.

Synonyms

  • generic noun
  • open-class word
  • collective noun
  • substantive
  • proper name
  • mass noun
  • content word
  • common noun
  • proper noun

Antonyms

  • proper noun
  • ascent

Etymology

  • noun (Anglo-Norman)
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