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idiom

US [ˈɪdiəm]
UK ['ɪdiəm]
  • n.成语;习语;惯用语;(某时期或某地区的人的)语言和语法
  • Web方言;习惯用语;土语
Plural Form:idioms  
idiom
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n.
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习语;成语;惯用语a group of words whose meaning is different from the meanings of the individual words
‘Let the cat out of the bag’ is an idiom meaning to tell a secret by mistake.
“让猫从袋子里跑出来”是惯用语,意思是无意中泄露秘密。
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(某时期或某地区的人的)语言和语法the kind of language and grammar used by particular people at a particular time or place
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(写作、音乐、艺术等的)典型风格the style of writing, music, art, etc. that is typical of a particular person, group, period or place
the classical/contemporary/popular idiom
古典╱当代╱通俗风格

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Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
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