idiom

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɪdiəm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɪdiəm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(idē əm)


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idiom

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [a common, an old, a popular] idiom
  2. an [English] idiom
  3. an idiom in [English]
  4. is one of my favorite idioms
  5. an idiom that means...
  6. an idiom meaning...
  7. is that some kind of an idiom?
  8. don't know that idiom
  9. doesn't [really, quite] understand the idiom
  10. learn (all of) the idioms in [English]
  11. use idioms to learn (English)
  12. uses [too many, a lot of] idioms
  13. tries to use [too many] idioms
  14. idioms with [body parts, food]
  15. a [book, dictionary] of idioms
  16. is part of [scientific, cultural] idiom
  17. musical idioms
  18. the modern [rock, jazz] idiom
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