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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -periphrase-, *periphrase*
English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
periphrase(เพอ'ริเฟรสฺ) vt.,vi. พูดอ้อมค้อม. n. =periphrasis (ดู)

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
periphrase(n) การพูดเลี่ยง,การพูดอ้อมค้อม,การพูดหลบหลีก
periphrase(vi) พูดหลบหลีก,พูดเลี่ยง,พูดอ้อมค้อม

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
periphrases    (n) (p @1 r i1 f r @ s ii z)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Periphrase \Per"i*phrase\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Periphrased}; p.
     pr. & vb. n. {Periphrasing}.] [Cf. F. p['e]riphraser.]
     To express by periphrase or circumlocution.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Periphrase \Per"i*phrase\, v. i.
     To use circumlocution.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Periphrase \Per"i*phrase\, n. [L. periphrasis, Gr. ?, fr. ? to
     think about, to be expressed periphrastically; ? + ? to
     speak: cf. F. p['e]riphrase. See {Phrase}.] (Rhet.)
     The use of more words than are necessary to express the idea;
     a roundabout, or indirect, way of speaking; circumlocution.
     "To describe by enigmatic periphrases." --De Quincey.
     [1913 Webster]

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