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expression/ɪkˈsprɛʃən/noun
pluralexpressions
expression
/ɪkˈsprɛʃən/
noun
pluralexpressions
Learner's definition of EXPRESSION  
: the act of making your thoughts, feelings, etc., known by speech, writing, or some other method: the act of expressing something
[noncount]
[count]
— see also self-expression
[count] : a word or phrase
◊ People say excuse/pardon/forgive the expression when they are using a word or phrase that might offend or annoy someone.
[count] : the way someone's face looks that shows emotions and feelings
[noncount] : a way of doing something (such as speaking or singing) that shows emotions and feelings
[count]mathematics : a symbol or a combination of symbols and signs representing a quantity or process

— expressionless

/ɪkˈsprɛʃənləs/adjective

— expressionlessly

adverb

— expressionlessness

noun,[noncount]
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