Word: periphrasis

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Synonyms: periphrasis

ambage, circumlocution

Translations: periphrasis

spanish
perífrasis, perifrasis, la perífrasis, las perífrasis


german
umschreibung

french
circonlocution, périphrase

italian
perifrasi

portuguese
perifrase, perifrasticamente, perífrase, circunlóquio

dutch
perifrase

russian
перифраз, перифраза

norwegian
omskrivning

swedish
PERIFRAS, OMSKRIVANDE TALESÄTT

finnish
kiertoilmaus

danish
omskrivning

czech
opis

polish
peryfraza

hungarian
körülírás, perifrázis

turkish
dolambaçlı söz, dolambaçlı, dolaylı anlatım

greek
περίφραση

ukrainian
перифраза, перифраз

albanian
perifrazë

bulgarian
перифраза, перифразата, перифразата на, перифрази

belarusian
перыфразу

estonian
perifraas

croatian
perifraza

icelandic
kenning

lithuanian
pakaita, Perifrazė, Peryfraza

latvian
perifrāze

romanian
circumlocuție, perifraza, perifrază

slovenian
opis

slovak
opis, perifráze

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The meaning and "use of": periphrasis

noun
  • the use of indirect and circumlocutory speech or writing.

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