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English noun: grammatical construction

1. grammatical construction (communication) a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit

SamplesI concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner.

Synonymsconstruction, expression

Broader (hypernym)constituent, grammatical constituent

Narrower (hyponym)adjunct, clause, complement, involution, phrase, predicator


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