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  1. colloquialism

    • IPA[kəˈləʊkwɪəlɪz(ə)m]

    英式

    • n.
      a word or phrase that is not formal or literary and is used in ordinary or familiar conversation;the use of colloquialisms
    • noun: colloquialism, plural noun: colloquialisms

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. a word or phrase that is not formal or literary and is used in ordinary or familiar conversation the colloquialisms of the streets
    • the use of colloquialisms speech allows for colloquialism and slang
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    • IPA[kəˈlōkwēəˌlizəm]

    美式

    • n.
      a word or phrase that is not formal or literary, typically one used in ordinary or familiar ... the colloquialisms of the streets

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