Definitions For Idiom

noun

  • The style of a particular artist or school or movement
  • A manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language
  • An expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
  • The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people
  • An expression that cannot be understood from the meanings of its separate words but that has a separate meaning of its own
  • A form of a language that is spoken in a particular area and that uses some of its own words, grammar, and pronunciations
  • A style or form of expression that is characteristic of a particular person, type of art, etc.

Is Idiom a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
9

The word Idiom is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Idiom in a Sentence

  • The expression “give way,” meaning “retreat,” is an idiom.
  • Rock and roll and other musical idioms
  • A feature of modern jazz idiom

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