- the action of a gene in the production of a protein or a phenotype.
- expressivity (def. 2).
Origin of expression
synonym study for expression
OTHER WORDS FROM expression
How to use expression in a sentence
So her nouveau is a poignant expression not just of this year’s harvest, but of the year itself.We deserve ‘nouveau’ wine in 2020 — a vintage meant to be fun and drunk right away|Dave McIntyre|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
Disembodied heads appear to be literally detached in several photos that simulate decapitation, a chilling visual expression of death.For this artist and his girlfriend, life in lockdown became a creative opportunity|Mark Jenkins|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
It’s part of a movement to stop reflexively dismissing culture created for and by teenage girls and to instead celebrate that culture as its own form of aesthetic expression.Why Britney Spears’s fans are convinced she’s being held captive|Constance Grady|November 11, 2020|Vox
The systems then try to find a correlation between the quantity and quality of these expressions and voting patterns.
Now, anticipating a month that could bring about even more unrest, she harbors the same steady focus on the importance of free expression.D.C. police and businesses prepare for possible Election Day unrest|Peter Hermann, Emily Davies|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
Zaun sat on the bleachers with distraught looking supporters, his face set expressionless but colored crimson red.
At the time Milke entered death row, she was 26 years old, tall and slender with expressionless blue eyes and permed brown hair.
At the defense table, Sandusky stared expressionless at the former cop.Jerry Sandusky Trial, Day Four: ‘Was Mrs. Sandusky Home?’|Diane Dimond|June 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One group known as Total Black was particularly ominous, dressed in all black with only their expressionless faces exposed.
In photographs, he says, she sports one of those “blank, expressionless faces” that lack variety and emotion.
Two expressionless faces, two pairs of unresponsive eyes, met his merry glance.
“We will go back to the hotel,” repeated her husband, in his expressionless tones.
He gazed into the baby face, which, in its expressionless placidity, almost recalled her mother's tranquil sweetness.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
Its power was surely unnatural, and, combined with his now expressionless face, made upon her an effect that was painful.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
Scattergood leaned forward, his round face, with its bulging cheeks, as expressionless as some particularly big and ruddy apple.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland