phraseology[frā′zē äl′ə jē]
- Phraseology is defined as the choice of words, or a way of speaking or writing.
An example of phraseology is a particular author's voice.
choice and pattern of words; way of speaking or writing; diction
Origin of phraseologyModern Latin phraseologia: see phrase and amp; -logy
- The way in which words and phrases are used in speech or writing; style.
- A set of expressions used by a particular person or group: nautical phraseology.
(usually uncountable, plural phraseologies)
From Ancient Greek φράσις + λόγος