"turn of phrase" translation into Spanish

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"turn of phrase" in Spanish

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EN turn of phrase
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{noun}

1. linguistics

turn of phrase (also: expression)

Synonyms (English) for "turn of phrase":

turn of phrase

Context sentences for "turn of phrase" in Spanish

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EnglishThis turn of phrase clearly hints at the wave of criticism this has met within this Parliament.
La fórmula expresa muy bien que sobre ese hecho en este Parlamento existen muchas voces críticas.
EnglishI liked that turn of phrase very much because it says right at the outset that we are Europeans because we have a home somewhere.
Ser europeos no significa renunciar al país de origen o la patria, son conceptos totalmente compatibles.
Englishshe has a picturesque turn of phrase
tiene una manera pintoresca de expresarse
EnglishI liked that turn of phrase very much because it says right at the outset that we are Europeans because we have a home somewhere.
Me ha gustado mucho esa expresión, ya que define claramente que somos europeos porque tenemos un hogar en alguna parte.
Englishshe has a picturesque turn of phrase
EnglishTo be fair to her, she really gave the fossils a good whacking after the Lisbon Treaty vote in Ireland, and will be well remembered for a fantastic turn of phrase.
Para ser justa con ella, les dio una buena paliza a los fósiles tras el voto por el Tratado de Lisboa en Irlanda, y se la recordará por su fantástica forma de hablar.