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  expressif1
  expressif2
  expression1
  expression2
  expression3
  expression familière
  expression figurée
  expression référentielle
  expressivité
  exprimabilité
  expurgé
  extensif
  extension1
  extension2
  extension métaphorique

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idiomatic expression

[Subentry of expression1, idiomatic]

Fr    expression idiomatique, idiotisme

Synonym(s): idiom2

Related term(s): idiomaticness

Source(s): Beekman & Callow 1974: 29-30; Cruse 1986: 37f.; Crystal 2003: 226; Leech 1983: 146; Nash 1968: 100; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 96; Searle 1979: 140-141; Weinreich 1980: 365


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  ideographic
  ideophone
  ideophonic
  idiolect
  idiom1
  idiom2
  idiomatic
  idiomatic translation
  idiomaticness
  I-language
  illative
  ill-formed
  ill-formedness
  illiteracy
  illocution

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