Synonyms of expression in English:



  • 1 the free expression of opposition views
    utterance, uttering, voicing, pronouncement, declaration, articulation, assertion, setting forth;
    dissemination, circulation, communication, spreading, promulgation
  • 2 an expression of sympathy
    indication, demonstration, show, exhibition, token;
    communication, illustration, revelation
  • 3 an expression of harassed fatigue
    look, appearance, air, manner, countenance, mien
  • 4 a timeworn expression
    idiom, phrase, idiomatic expression;
    proverb, saying, adage, maxim, axiom, aphorism, saw, motto, platitude, cliché
  • 5 these pieces are very different in expression
    emotion, feeling, spirit, passion, intensity;
    style, intonation, tone
  • 6 essential oils obtained by expression
    squeezing, pressing, extraction, extracting
  • Quote

    What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.
    Salman Rushdie, Indian-British novelist

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