Synonyms of figure of speech
figure of speech
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• He uses some remarkably coarse expressions.
phrasesayingwordwordingtermlanguagespeechremarkmaximidiomadagechoice of wordsturn of phrasephraseologylocutionset phrase
• The images in the poem illustrate the poet's frame of mind.
turn of phrase
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