What is another word for idiom?

Need synonyms for idiom? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

A form of expression natural to a language, person, or group of people
more ❯
“The few reviews written in a public idiom whether in literary journals or the general press are increasingly characterized by their blandly uncritical quality.”
A phrase expressing a basic truth which may be applied to common situations
“Consider the case of idioms which contain a word which has no uses outside the idiom itself.”
A small group of words standing together as a conceptual unit, typically forming a component of a clause
more ❯
A phrase that acts like a single word
Language designed to have a persuasive or impressive effect, but which is often regarded as lacking in sincerity or meaningful content
more ❯
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021