What is another word for phrasings?

51 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ fɹˈe͡ɪzɪŋz], [ fɹˈe‍ɪzɪŋz], [ f_ɹ_ˈeɪ_z_ɪ_ŋ_z]

Phrasings refer to the words or manner in which something is expressed. Synonyms for phrasings include expressions, articulations, utterances, formulations, locutions, verbiage, wording, and language. Expressions are a group of words that convey a specific meaning, while articulations refer to the way words are pronounced. Utterances are the spoken expressions of words, while formulations typically refer to the structure and organization of words in a sentence. Locutions refer to the style or form of language used, while verbiage refers to excessive or unnecessary use of words. Wording refers to the specific choice of words in a sentence, while language refers to the entire system of words and their meanings.

What are the hypernyms for Phrasings?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Phrasings

Study the re-phrasings and bracketed additions of the second scene-"Nay answere me," "Tis bitter cold," "Not a mouse stirring"-and note that this dialogue gains over the first in that it interests by what it adds as much as by the essential action.
"Dramatic Technique"
George Pierce Baker
Thus exhorted, we settle down just as earnestly, but with more attention to the waymarks and the phrasings of the score.
"Life's Minor Collisions"
Frances Warner Gertrude Warner
Many of his old phrasings clung to him.
""Where Angels Fear to Tread" and Other Stories of the Sea"
Morgan Robertson

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