idiomatic expression

idiomatic expression

noun
an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up [syn: idiom
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: idiomatic
Next Definition: idiomatical
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for idiomatic expression
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing idiomatic expression
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature