What does phrasing mean?

Definitions for phrasing
ˈfreɪ zɪŋphras·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. phrasing(noun)

    the grouping of musical phrases in a melodic line

  2. wording, diction, phrasing, phraseology, choice of words, verbiage(noun)

    the manner in which something is expressed in words

    "use concise military verbiage"- G.S.Patton


  1. phrasing(Noun)

    The way a statement is put together, particularly in matters of style and word choice.

  2. phrasing(Noun)

    The way the musical phrases are put together in a composition or in its interpretation, with changes in tempo, volume, or emphasizing one or more instruments over others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Phrasing

    of Phrase

  2. Phrasing(noun)

    method of expression; association of words

  3. Phrasing(noun)

    the act or method of grouping the notes so as to form distinct musical phrases

Editors Contribution

  1. phrasing

    The breaking up of a sentence into set of words.

    The phrasing of this sentence needs to be better for more hits.

    Submitted by anonymous on March 7, 2019

Anagrams for phrasing »

  1. harpings

  2. sharping


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phrasing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phrasing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of phrasing in a Sentence

  1. Yanis Varoufakis:

    I have no doubt that, within the next 48 hours Europe, is going to come together and we shall find the phrasing that is necessary so that we can submit it and move on to do the real work that is necessary.

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Translations for phrasing

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  • Ausdrucksweise, PhrasierungGerman
  • fraseeraus, sanamuotoFinnish
  • penyusunan kata-kataIndonesian
  • фразировка, формулировка, формулированиеRussian

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