Third-person singular simple present indicative form of phrase.(verb)
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Use "phrases" in a sentence
"Form _infinitive phrases_ from the following verbs, and use these phrases as _adjectives, adverbs_, and _nouns_, in sentences of your own building."
"Hence they combine whole phrases more than words -- _phrases banales_."
"_fugitive phrases_, which are the cant of ordinary discourse, just as tragedy phrases, _dead idioms, _ and exaggerations of dignity, are of the artificial style, and yeas, verilys, and exaggerations of simplicity, are of the natural. -- p. xvi."