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Definition of "phrases" []

  • Plural form of phrase. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of phrase. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

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."