Definition of 'parlance'
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By then the concrete shoes were common parlance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In modern parlance: we blow it off. Christianity Today (2000)In modern parlance, they committed themselves to asymmetric warfare. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Suddenly, they have entered common parlance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In common parlance he'd be called a fence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The hashtag might have become part of our common parlance, but how much impact will it have on your wardrobe? Times, Sunday Times (2015)In modern parlance it is'a done deal '. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In football parlance, will the Australian team be happy simply to park the bus? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The phrase Big Brother has entered common parlance. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In common parlance, at least, the scale and moral force of the genre have been devalued. The Times Literary Supplement (2009)It affords the opportunity to see who has stayed up, in football parlance, and who has gone down. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)
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