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Definitions and Synonyms of expressive style | Another word for expressive style | What is expressive style?

Definition 1: a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where expressive style or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

Synonyms for expressive style in the sense of this definition

(expressive style is a kind of ...) something that is communicated by or to or between people or groups

(... is a kind of expressive style ) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally

"his manner of speaking was quite abrupt" "her speech was barren of southernisms" "I detected a slight accent in his speech"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) an expressive style of music

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the style of writing characteristic of some government officials: formal and obscure

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a style that has the power to evoke feelings

(... is a kind of expressive style ) matter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression

(... is a kind of expressive style ) using language effectively to please or persuade

(... is a kind of expressive style ) language or humor that is down-to-earth

"the saltiness of their language was inappropriate" "self-parody and saltiness riddled their core genre"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the expression of one's individuality (usually through creative activities)

(... is a kind of expressive style ) using long words

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a neatly short and concise expressive style

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a distinctive spoken or written expression

"John's succinct turn of phrase persuaded her that it would not be a good idea"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a distinctive style or manner

"he continued in this vein for several minutes"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) an expressive style that uses excessive or empty words

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a style of expressing yourself in writing

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a style that uses the abstruse technical vocabulary of the law

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the style in which newspapers are written

(... is a kind of expressive style ) specialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject

(... is a kind of expressive style ) an expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject by suggestive resemblances; an extended metaphor

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the use of closed-class words instead of inflections: e.g., `the father of the bride' instead of `the bride's father'

(... is a kind of expressive style ) triteness or triviality of style

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the juxtaposition of morbid and farcical elements (in writing or drama) to give a disturbing effect

(... is a kind of expressive style ) something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect

(... is a kind of expressive style ) powerful and effective language

"his eloquence attracted a large congregation" "fluency in spoken and written English is essential" "his oily smoothness concealed his guilt from the police"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) any artificially elegant style of language

(... is a kind of expressive style ) a want of animation or brilliance

"the almost self-conscious flatness of Hemingway's style"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) the style of expressing yourself

"he suggested a better formulation" "his manner of expression showed how much he cared"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) high-flown style; excessive use of verbal ornamentation

"the grandiosity of his prose" "an excessive ornateness of language"

(... is a kind of expressive style ) using the abbreviated style of headline writers

(... is a kind of expressive style ) any communication resembling poetry in beauty or the evocation of feeling

(expressive style belongs to category ...) an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner

(expressive style belongs to category ...) a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols

"he taught foreign languages" "the language introduced is standard throughout the text" "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"

(expressive style belongs to category ...) the creation of beautiful or significant things

"art does not need to be innovative to be good" "I was never any good at art" "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"

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