A Dictionary of American idioms

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Barron's Educational Series, inc., Jan 1, 1976 - Reference - 392 pages

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As defined in the Preface, an "idiom" is a new meaning assigned to a word or phrase that already has its own meaning. English is heavily idiomatic, an observation the editors try to explain while ... Read full review

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