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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Phrases

    Works consisting of common terms, phrases, idioms, and typical conversations, e.g., between health professional and patients. These are often intended for use by non-native speakers of a language.

Editors Contribution

  1. phrases

    Plural form of phrase.

    There is a phrase people use and a number of phrases to describe many things and occurences.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 12, 2016  

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Anagrams for phrases »

  1. pashers

  2. phasers

  3. shapers

  4. seraphs

  5. sherpas

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phrases in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phrases in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of phrases in a Sentence

  1. Author Unknown:

    The brain that bubbles with phrases has hard work to collect its thoughts.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    A man in all the world's new fashion planted, That hath a mint of phrases in his brain.

  3. Claude M. Bristol:

    These repetitive words and phrases are merely methods of convincing the subconscious mind.

  4. Alice Stewart:

    There are certain words and certain phrases that are just not suitable for running for president.

  5. Johann von Goethe:

    The phrases that men hear or repeat continually, end by becoming convictions and ossify the organs of intelligence.

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