Noun Definition

expression

1.Definition: (genetics) the process of expressing a gene

Category: General

2.Definition: a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement

Related Noun(s):formula

Category: General

3.Definition: a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit

Related Noun(s):construction

Category: General

4.Definition: a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations

"Pardon the expression"

Related Noun(s):locution

Category: General

5.Definition: expression without words

"Tears are an expression of grief", "The pulse is a reflection of the heart's condition"

Related Noun(s):reflexion, manifestation, reflection

Category: General

6.Definition: the act of forcing something out by squeezing or pressing

"The expression of milk from her breast"

Category: General

7.Definition: the communication (in speech or writing) of your beliefs or opinions

"Expressions of good will", "He helped me find verbal expression for my ideas", "The idea was immediate but the verbalism took hours"

Related Noun(s):verbalism

Category: General

8.Definition: the feelings expressed on a person's face

"A sad expression", "A look of triumph", "An angry face"

Related Noun(s):look, face, aspect

Category: General

9.Definition: the style of expressing yourself

"He suggested a better formulation", "His manner of expression showed how much he cared"

Related Noun(s):formulation

Category: General