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Englisch - Türkisch
{i} cümle parçası
{i} anlatım tarzı
{f} uygun sözcük ve cümlelerle ifade etmek
{i} melodinin bir bölümünü oluşturan kısa parça
{i} birkaç sözcükten oluşan ifade
{i} ifade

O, ifadenin tam anlamını açıkladı. - He explained the literal meaning of the phrase.

İfadeye sözlüğünüzden bakın. - Look up the phrase in your dictionary.

{i} sözcük grubu

Bu sözcük grubunun anlamı nedir? - What is the meaning of this phrase?

Sen bu sözcük grubunu tırnak içine alman gerekir. - You should put this phrase in quotation marks.

{i} tabir

İhtiyacım olabilecek bazı Fransızca tabirleri bana öğretir misiniz? - Could you teach me some French phrases that I might need?

Bu, benim geldiğim yerde çok yaygın bir tabir. - That's a very common phrase where I come from.

{i} ibare
{f} sözcük seçerek anlatmak
{f} melodiyi ayrıştırarak çalmak
{i} deyiş
uygun sözcük ya da tümcelerle ifade etmek
sözcük öbeği

Neden sessiz ol yerine sakin ol sözcük öbeğini kullanıyorsun? - Why do you use the phrase calm down instead of calm up?

birkaç sözcükten oluşan anlamlı birim
kısa ve uygun anlatım
{i} müz. cümle
süslü cümleler kullanan kimse
bir parçayı cümlelemek
tümcecik,v.ifade et: n.tabir
{f} cümle veya sözcüklerle anlatmak
prepositional phrase edat
{f} müz. (bir parçayı) cümlelemek
phrase book hazır cümle kitabı
uygun cümle veya kelimelerle ifade etmek
seri halinde dans figürü
ifade etmek
phrase structure
ifade yapısı
phrase book
sözcük grupları kitabı
phrase book
yabancı dil kılavuzu
coin a phrase
bir söz icat etmek
noun phrase
(Dilbilim) ad öbeği
noun phrase
(Dilbilim) tamlama
ifade ederek
ifade etme
turn of phrase
anlatım tarzı
catch phrase
infinitive phrase
mastar cümleciği
{f} ifade et
prepositional phrase
ilgeç öbeği
verb phrase
a phrase
bir ifade
choice phrase
seçim ifade
coined the phrase
ifade icat
determiner phrase
(Dilbilim) Belirleyici öbeği
excellent phrase
mükemmel ifade
frequently repeated musical phrase
sık müzikal ifade tekrarlanan
infinitive phrase
mastar cümlecigi, mastar grubu
noun phrase
(Dilbilim) İsim cümleciği
numeral phrase
(Dilbilim) Sayı öbeği
quantifier phrase
(Dilbilim) Ölçüm öbeği
to coin a phrase
Tabiri caizse
adverbial phrase
zarf niteliğindeki ifade
as the phrase goes
tabiri caizse
as the phrase goes
denir ya
includes phrase
(Bilgisayar) içerdiği tümcecik
key phrase
(Askeri) ANAHTAR CÜMLESİ: Gelişigüzel seçilen ve içinden belirli kelimeler ayırmak suretiyle, kripto anahtarı meydana getirmekte kullanılan cümlelerin herbiri. Bak. "key word"
deyim kurma tarzı
prepositional phrase
{e} ve isimden oluşan söz öbeği
procedure phrase
(Askeri) İŞLETME KODU: Stereotip telsiz ve telli işletme esaslarını kısaltılmış şekilde göndermek için kullanılan cümle
procedure phrase
(Askeri) işletme kodu
qualified noun phrase
(Dilbilim) belirtme grubu
speed up phrase searching
(Bilgisayar) tümcecik aramayı hızlandır
stock phrase
beylik söz
stock phrase
basmakalıp söz
turn a neat phrase
hoş bir üslupla yazmak
turn a phrase
güzel ifade etmek
turn of phrase
anlatım tarzı, üslup
verb phrase
(Dilbilim) eylem öbeği
verb phrase
(Dilbilim) eylem dizilimi
Englisch - Englisch
To divide into melodic phrases
A small section of music in a larger piece
A word or group of words that functions as a single unit in the syntax of a sentence, usually consisting of a head, or central word, and elaborating words
A short written or spoken expression
To perform a passage with the correct phrasing
To express (an action, thought or idea) by means of words
{i} idiom, saying; expression; group of words that functions as a single unit (Grammar); short musical passage
{v} to style, to term
{n} a mode of speech, a style
A brief sequence of related movements that have a sense of rhythmic completion
A phrase is a group of related words that does not make a complete statement For example the following groups of words are phrases (specifically, prepositional phrases): in the beginning, behind the house, before the storm
A phrase is a 'clause element'; this means that a clause (and so a sentence ) is built from phrases (usually noun and verb phrases) A phrase is a group of words that act together as a kind of 'independent unit' - this means that it has meaning together rather than as individual words Each of the words in a phrase have a kind of invisible "word glue" that exists between them to give it its coherent quality Some examples of phrases are: the silly old man (a noun phrase); a fleeting moment (a noun phrase); at three o'clock (an adverbial phrase); almost perfectly spherical (an adjectival phrase); will not go (verb phrase); after a while (prepositional phrase) The important thing to notice about phrases is that they are built around a central word (called the head word of the phrase) In a noun phrase, the head word is a noun, and so on
a group of words, smaller than a clause, which forms a grammatical unit
a group of words that are used together in a fixed expression
More than one KEYWORD, searched exactly as keyed (all terms required to be in documents, in the order keyed) Enclosing keywords in quotations " " forms a phrase in AltaVista, , and some other search tools Some times a phrase is called a "character string "
A sequence of words Search engines will usually give the option of a phrase search The search engine will look for occurrences of the particular sequence of words entered
A brief expression, sometimes a single word, but usually two or more words forming an expression by themselves, or being a portion of a sentence; as, an adverbial phrase
a group of two or more grammatically related words that form a sense unit expressing a thought The phrase has the force of a single part of speech, such as a noun or adverb For example, "two or more grammatically related words" is a phrase representing a noun
A melodic idea that acts as a complete thought, something like a sentence A melody will contain many phrases, just like a story contains many sentences This melody has four phrases
A relatively short portion of a melodic line which expresses a musical idea, comparable to a line or sentence in poetry
A phrase is a small group of words which forms a unit, either on its own or within a sentence. It is impossible to hypnotise someone simply by saying a particular word or phrase
Two or more words separated by spaces For example, Monterey otter is interpreted as a phrase and both must be present and together to be found Such a search would not find documents containing sea otter or Monterey Bay
If you phrase something in a particular way, you express it in words in that way. I would have phrased it quite differently They phrased it as a question
A self-contained portion of melody, such as what would correspond to one line of lyrics
in grammar, a group of words not containing a verb that act as one unit Some phrases act as nouns, for example a confident teacher; some as adjectives, for example 'she is exceptionally competent' and some as adverbs, for example 'he retired very recently ' Many phrases are prepositional phrases (See preposition )
– A musical statement or “sentence,” having a beginning, middle and end
1 A segment of a musical composition, usually consisting of four or eight measures (2, 4, 8, 12, or 16 measures in the music used for ice dancing) 2 A series of dance movements forming a unit in a choreographic pattern
A group of words used together to express a concept, but unlike a clause, it does not contain both a subject and a verb
See Phrase, n
To use proper or fine phrases
A set of related actions and reactions in a fencing conversation
{f} formulate in words, express in words; express in a certain manner
When fencers manage to string words together rather than grunting monosyllabically
To group notes into phrases; as, he phrases well
put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees"
A single musical idea, or element Usually very short, often consisting of only one or two measures Comparable to a line or sentence in poetry
A set of related actions by both fencers that continues until a hit is scored or action is stopped by the director
To express in words, or in peculiar words; to call; to style
A word or group of words that functions as a single unit in the syntax of a sentence, usually consisting of a head, or central word, and elaborating words. In the noun phrase the big bird, for example, the noun, bird is the head
an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up
a short musical expression, several of which comprise an entire tune or melody The phrase structure provides insight into the shape, aesthetics, and psychodynamics of the tune The fiddle tunes in this collection typically have two strains, each of which is composed of four phrases or eight subphrases In the Musical Features section of the bibliographic record for each tune, phrases are indicated by capital letters and subphrases are in parentheses in lowercase letters Thus a phrase structure described as ABA'B QRQS (abcd ab'cd qrst qrud) indicates a tune of two strains, each composed of four phrases The first strain (ABA'B) consists of an initial phrase (A), a different second phrase (B), a third phrase repeating the first phrase with a significant alteration (A'), and a fourth phrase repeating the second phrase (B) The same first strain can be broken down into eight subphrases: (abcd) repeated with a significant alteration of the second subphrase (ab'cd)
A short clause or portion of a period
A single musical idea, or element Usually very short, often consisting of only one or two measures
an expression forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence but not containing a finite verb a short musical passage
A mode or form of speech; the manner or style in which any one expreses himself; diction; expression
A phrase is a short group of words that people often use as a way of saying something. The meaning of a phrase is often not obvious from the meaning of the individual words in it. He used a phrase I hate: `You have to be cruel to be kind.'
a short musical passage
A short, pithy expression; especially, one which is often employed; a peculiar or idiomatic turn of speech; as, to err is human
If someone has a particular turn of phrase, they have a particular way of expressing themselves in words. Schwarzkopf's distinctive turn of phrase. to coin a phrase: see coin
an expression forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence but not containing a finite verb

Just how tiresome was it to argue straight against the phrase Don't blindly follow the lead of the United States! - Just how tiresome was it to argue straight against the phrase Don't blindly follow America's lead!

Just how tiresome was it to argue straight against the phrase Don't blindly follow America's lead! - Just how tiresome was it to argue straight against the phrase Don't blindly follow the lead of the United States!

phrase book
A (usually pocket-sized) book consisting of everyday expressions and vocabulary in two languages and intended for travellers who wish to communicate with locals while in other countries (or regions in which a different language is spoken)
phrase books
plural form of phrase book
Attributive form of phrase book

This term would be useful as a phrase-book entry.

phrase book
a book containing common expressions in a foreign language along with their translations
phrase book
A phrase book is a book used by people travelling to a foreign country. It has lists of useful words and expressions, together with the translation of each word or expression in the language of that country. We bought a Danish phrase book. A book of foreign language expressions and their translations
phrase book
guide book used to become familiar with a language, book containing common phrases and words in a foreign language
phrase marker
In generative grammar, a representation in the form of a tree diagram or labeled brackets of the constituent structure of a sentence
adjectival phrase
Alternative form of adjective phrase
adjective phrase
A phrase that collectively modifies or describes a noun or pronoun and which can usually be used both attributively and predicatively, can be graded, and be modified by an adverb
adverb phrase
Alternate name for an adverbial phrase
adverbial phrase
A phrase that collectively modifies a verb, adjective, another adverb, or a prepositional phrase

Example: Dora ran as quickly as she could up the stairs.

A phrase drawn from or imitative of technical jargon, and often rendered meaningless and fashionable through abuse by non-technical persons in a seeming show of familiarity with the subject
catch phrase
A group of words, often originating in popular culture, that is spontaneously popularized after widespread repeated use
catch phrase
A signature phrase of a particular person or group
noun phrase
A phrase that can serve as the subject or the object of a verb; it is usually headed by a noun, (including pronouns), with any associated dependents such as determiners or modifiers
Attributive form of noun phrase, noun
The way a statement is put together, particularly in matters of style and word choice
prepositional phrase
a phrase that has both a preposition and its object or complement; may be used as an adjunct or a modifier
set phrase
A common expression whose words cannot be replaced by synonymous words without compromising the meaning

If it proves clearly unfeasible to make the audience laugh at a thin and far-fetched joke, it is always better to change the way the joke works . . . for instance, a pun based on the speaker's taking literally some set phrase or metaphor with a pun based on phonetic similarity.

set phrase
A common expression whose wording is not subject to variation

Bally remarks in passing, as Hall does not, that the inversion in toujours est-il que is part of a set phrase and hence invariable.

signal phrase
An indication that something is a direct quote

Smith suggests that... and In Smith's words... are both signal phrases.

stock phrase
A phrase frequently or habitually used by a person or group, and thus associated with them

Bart Simpson's stock phrase I didn't do it was once lampooned on the show itself.

turn a phrase
To create a particular linguistic expression which is strikingly clear, appropriate, and memorable

Nobody, however, can take issue with Purdy's ability to turn a phrase. He has that rare Joycean knack for illuminating an entire universe with one simple detail.

turn of phrase
An expression which is worded in a distinctive way, especially one which is particularly memorable or artful
verb phrase
A construction in a clause consisting of a verb and its internal complements, objects, or modifiers
verb phrase
A phrase that functions syntactically as a verb, consisting of a main verb and any auxiliaries
determiner phrase
(Dilbilim) In linguistics, a determiner phrase (DP) is a syntactic category, a phrase headed by a determiner. In English and many other languages, determiner phrases have a noun phrase as a complement. This is opposed to the alternative view that determiners are specifiers of the noun phrase. The overwhelming majority of grammarians today adopt the DP hypothesis in some form or other
buzz phrase
A phrase used as a buzzword
catch phrase
key words, important phrase; password
catch phrase
A phrase in wide or popular use, especially one serving as a slogan for a group or movement
catch phrase
a phrase that has become a catchword
A catch-phrase is a sentence or phrase which becomes popular or well-known, often because it is frequently used by a famous person
choice phrase
excellent phrase
coin a phrase
invent a new saying, create a new phrase
coined the phrase
invented the saying, created the phrase
exercise parsimony of phrase
be concise, be terse, be brief, be to the point
hackneyed phrase
phrase which is used too often, common phrase
noun phrase
A phrase that functions in the same way as a noun, that is, as a subject, a direct object or an indirect object: Hitting the ball over the fence was his goal
noun phrase
(Grammar) phrase that can act as the subject or function as object of a verb
noun phrase
a syntactic structure that often serves as a subject of a sentence but that may also act as an object of a verb phrase or of a prepositional phrase
noun phrase
A noun phrase (often abbreviated to NP) is a linguistic expression whose head is a common noun, a proper name, or a pronoun: a dog dogs rice beauty Shelly she Examples a - d are common noun phrases In English, only mass and abstract common nouns can function alone as noun phrases, as in examples c and d above Common count nouns must have a determiner (a ) or be in plural form (b ) in noun phrases Noun phrases can also have adjective, preposition phrase, and relative clause modifiers: Let he [who is without sin] cast the [first] stone the [big bad] wolf She married the boy [next door] a cat [on the mat] In these examples, the modifiers appear in square brackets
noun phrase
is a wider term than 'noun' It can refer to a single noun (money), a pronoun (it) or a group of words that functions in the same way as a noun in a sentence, for example
noun phrase
a complete construction headed by a noun It can be substituted by, or act as antecedent for, a pronoun of the appropriate sort: The man who I saw yesterday has just knocked at the door Can you let him in?
noun phrase
a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb
noun phrase
a group of words doing the work of a noun, for example: The Chairman of the Board of Governors
noun phrase
A noun phrase is the same as a noun group. A phrase whose head is a noun, as our favorite restaurant
past of phrase
{s} worded, expressed verbally
Things you need to say
it is true that I am an old man; broadly, however, it remains true that ; it also/ certainly/ equally/ indeed/ quite/ really/ surely/ undoubtedly true that ; it does seem to be true that ; to be the true successor of s o ; the true reason is that ; to reveal one´s true self; in general terms that situation was a true prisoner´s dilemma; to constitute true patriotism; to be the true owner of the land; that is true of all life; but I fear this is true only in the simplest cases; a statement is true or false; to give a true picture of s th ; it was true to this claim
plural of phrase
a group of words used together usually as part of a sentence (e g First of all )
third-person singular of phrase
{i} process of expressing in words; style of verbal expression; spacing of notes (Music)
The way the musical phrases are put together in a composition or in its interpretation, with changes in tempo, volume, or emphasizing one or more instruments over others
The phrasing of something that is said or written is the exact words that are chosen to express the ideas in it. The phrasing of the question was vague. = wording
Method of expression; association of words
the manner in which something is expressed in words; "use concise military verbiage"- G S Patton
the grouping of musical phrases in a melodic line
The act or method of grouping the notes so as to form distinct musical phrases
present participle of phrase
prepositional phrase
{i} phrase that starts with a preposition
prepositional phrase
A prepositional phrase is a structure consisting of a preposition and its object. Examples are `on the table' and `by the sea'. A phrase that consists of a preposition and its object and has adjectival or adverbial value, such as in the house in the people in the house or by him in The book was written by him. a phrase beginning with a preposition, such as 'in bed' or 'at war'
prepositional phrase
a phrase beginning with a preposition
pronominal phrase
a phrase that functions as a pronoun
stock phrase
corny saying, common phrase