Idiom Synonyms and Antonyms

ĭd'ē-əm

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Synonyms for Idiom

Language peculiar to a group; argot or jargon:
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A colloquial word or expression
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an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
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(Uncountable) The faculty of uttering articulate sounds or words; the ability to speak or to use vocalizations to communicate.
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All the vocal sounds, words, and ways of combining them common to a particular nation, tribe, or other speech community
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A regional dialect of a language (especially French); usually considered substandard.
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A specialized vocabulary or set of idioms used by a particular group:
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Language unique to a particular group of people; jargon, argot.
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Parlance is a manner or method of speaking characteristic to a particular culture or native language.
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A usually alphabetized and explained collection of words e.g. of a particular field, or prepared for a specific purpose, often for learning.
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The definition of an example of expression is a frequently used word or phrase or it is a way to convey your thoughts, feelings or emotions.
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A behavior or way of thinking that is characteristic of a person.
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(Zoology) A slender, tubular, or bristlelike process:
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(Linguis.) The total stock of morphemes in a language
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Lingo is defined as the special vocabulary of a specific field.
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the style of a particular artist or school or movement
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an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
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(Grammar) A common expression whose wording is not subject to variation.
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One determined by the phonetic habits of the speaker's native language carried over to his or her use of another language.
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Cant is a whining type of speech used by beggars, thieves and gypsies.
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The systematic study of terms
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Antonyms for Idiom

The definition of a standard is something established as a rule, example or basis of comparison.
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Words Related to Idiom

A hybrid language or dialect; a pidgin. Not in technical use.
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A regional or minority language.
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(Grammar) A word or group of words that functions as a single unit in the syntax of a sentence, usually consisting of a head, or central word, and elaborating words.
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Specialized expressions indigenous to a particular field, subject, trade, or subculture
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