Definition of Turn of phrase

1. Noun. A distinctive spoken or written expression. "John's succinct turn of phrase persuaded her that it would not be a good idea"

Exact synonyms: Turn Of Expression
Generic synonyms: Expressive Style, Style
Specialized synonyms: Conceit



Definition of Turn of phrase

1. Noun. (idiomatic) An expression which is worded in a distinctive way, especially one which is particularly memorable or artful. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Turn Of Phrase

turn back the clock
turn down
turn down ratio
turn flukes
turn heads
turn in
turn in one's grave
turn indicator
turn inside-out
turn into
turn into a pumpkin
turn loose
turn of events
turn of logs
turn of phrase (current term)
turn of the century
turn of the year
turn off
turn on a dime
turn on its head
turn on one's heel
turn one's back
turn one's nose up
turn one's stomach
turn out
turn over
turn over a new leaf

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