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1. idiom

noun. ['ˈɪdiːəm'] a manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language.

Synonyms

  • parlance
  • formulation

Antonyms

  • discourtesy
  • terseness
  • verboseness

Etymology

  • idiome (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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2. idiom

noun. ['ˈɪdiːəm'] the style of a particular artist or school or movement.

Synonyms

  • mode
  • baroque
  • treatment
  • artistic style
  • classicalism
  • Romantic Movement
  • manner
  • neoclassicism
  • classical style
  • style
  • baroqueness
  • order
  • rococo
  • classicism
  • fashion
  • High Renaissance
  • way

Antonyms

  • classicism
  • plain
  • informality
  • formality

Etymology

  • idiome (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. idiom

noun. ['ˈɪdiːəm'] the usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people.

Synonyms

  • accent
  • patois
  • non-standard speech
  • dialect

Antonyms

  • disorder
  • instability
  • war
  • deregulate

Etymology

  • idiome (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. idiom

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • snarl
  • entangle

Etymology

  • idiome (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
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