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expression  


      n  
1    the act or an instance of transforming ideas into words  
2    a manifestation of an emotion, feeling, etc., without words  
tears are an expression of grief     
3    communication of emotion through music, painting, etc.  
4    a look on the face that indicates mood or emotion  
a joyful expression     
5    the choice of words, phrases, syntax, intonation, etc., in communicating  
6    a particular phrase used conventionally to express something  
a dialect expression     
7    the act or process of forcing or squeezing out a liquid  
8      (Maths)   a variable, function, or some combination of constants, variables, or functions  
9      (Genetics)   the effect of a particular gene on the phenotype  
  expressional      adj  
  expressionless      adj  
  expressionlessly      adv  


expression mark  
      n   one of a set of musical directions, usually in Italian, indicating how a piece or passage is to be performed  
self-expression  
      n   the expression of one's own personality, feelings, etc., as in painting, poetry, or other creative activity  
  self-expressive      adj  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
[as interjection] an expression of congratulations, thanks or respect
big up to the team for a great job
n.
cyber protest is expression of complaint through the medium of electronic communication on the electronic and digital Medias.
[Tech.];[Leg.]
exp.
an often humorous expression of indignation when something stupid or annoying happens
Wigs for dogs? Whatever next?
n.
synonym for "opinion"
exp.
metaphoric expression for getting married
exp.
Slang expression meaning one being annoying.
"You`re a prick when you ask those questions."
exp.
expression meaning "things never change"
exp.
expression used when nothing is going well
exp.
polite expression offering to do something for someone
exp.
intensifying expression, often used with "look"
he looked for all the world as if he was going to cry: il avait vraiment l'air d'être sur le point de pleurer
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
n.
the process of using the knowledge or information you have in order to understand something or form an opinion, or the opinion that you form ()
I have to make deductions about the meaning of words in poem then, I could understand more.
exp.
expression used to designate something that happens very rarely
exp.
expression used to indicate that something happens very quickly
exp.
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
exp.
expression used to label someone as young and unexperienced
n.
A comment is something that you say which expresses your opinion of something or which gives an explanation of it.
n.
right granted to a general assembly to give an opinion on the salaries and bonuses of top managers
[Bus.]
n.
attempting to view the GOD(s) machine, speaking your mind truthfully, giving your opinion mindfully, having thought you were someone and not a person.
exp.
= bad press: negative opinion or image expressed in the media
The firm got some negative press over that decision
exp.
expression used when referring to someone's profession, background, social class or life experience
E.g: People from all walks of life will participate to the event
exp.
expression used to describe something working fine, good or excellent
exp.
expression used for letting someone know that he/she should prepare for a difficult or unpleasant upcoming event
exp.
expression used to describe something that is in decline or has lost the qualities that made it popular, appealing, successful
used originally in media to describe a show or a movie that is declining in popularity. E.g: I loved their ads, but with the last ones they just jump the shark.
exp.
generally, an endearment expression used to describe someone who, contrary to the appearances, proves to have strength, determination
exp.
expression meaning that several or all members of a family have something in common (a skill, a feature, a path or a behavior)
E.g.: He became an actor too. It runs in the family.
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
exp.
expression meaning that someone who is not happy tends to find comfort in seeing others unhappy too
exp.
expression used to describe the practice of a company using internally the marketed products
[Bus.] expression originating from and widely used in software industry; the practice is also known as "dogfooding"
id.
expression referring to a high amount of effort, dedication, endurance for pursuing a cause, achieving a goal
He put blood, sweat and tears in making this movie
exp.
expression used to encourage someone to share with you what's on his mind

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