Definition of Phrasal in English :

Define Phrasal in English

Phrasal meaning in English

Meaning of Phrasal in English

Pronunciation of Phrasal in English

Phrasal pronunciation in English

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1. phrasal

of or relating to or functioning as a phrase

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'phrasal verb'

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of, relating to, or composed of phrases

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of, like, or consisting of a phrase or phrases

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1. A sequence of words that have meaning, especially when forming part of a sentence.
a. A characteristic way or mode of expression: an apt turn of phrase.
b. A brief, apt, and cogent expression: the phrase "out of the frying pan and into the fire."
3. Music A short passage or segment, often consisting of four measures or forming part of a larger unit.
4. A series of dance movements forming a unit in a choreographic pattern.
v. phrased, phras·ing, phras·es
1. To express orally or in writing: The speaker phrased several opinions.
2. Music
a. To divide (a passage) into phrases.
b. To combine (notes) in a phrase.
1. To make or express phrases.
2. Music To perform a passage with the correct phrasing.

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