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A group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words
A small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit, typically forming a component of a clause.
An idiomatic phrase consisting of a verb and another element, typically either an adverb, or a preposition
A short pithy saying in general use, stating a general truth or piece of advice
An allusion to the rich and prosperous; used by poorer people to describe the rich (in a friendly ma
Repeat or copy out (a group of words from a text or speech), typically with an indication that one is not the original author or speaker.
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