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euphuism

eu·phu·ism

euphuism

 
pronunciation:
yu fyu ih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition: an affected, artificial, ornate style of writing or speaking, characterized by elaborate alliteration, far-fetched figures of speech, and the like.
derivations: euphuistic (adj.), euphuistically (adv.), euphuist (n.)
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