phrase book definition

  • noun:
    • A book of foreign language expressions and their translations.
    • A (usually pocket-sized) guide comprising each day expressions and vocabulary in two languages and meant for travellers who want to communicate with residents during various other countries (or areas in which a unique language is talked).
    • a novel of idiomatic phrases.
    • A book when the expressions or idiomatic types of phrase strange to a language are gathered and explained.
    • a novel containing typical expressions in a foreign language with their translations

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