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Definition 1: an expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for set phrase in the sense of this definition

(set phrase is a kind of ...) a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations

"pardon the expression"

(... is a kind of set phrase ) a rural idiom or expression

(set phrase is the usage domain for ...) out of balance or out of adjustment

"the front wheel of my bicycle is out of whack"

(set phrase is the usage domain for ...) in a difficult or vulnerable position

"he resigned and left me in the lurch"

(set phrase is the usage domain for ...) with regularity and precision

"the rocket launch went off like clockwork"

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