phraseogram

[ frey-zee-uh-gram ]
/ ˈfreɪ zi əˌgræm /

noun

a written symbol or combination of symbols, as in shorthand, used to represent a phrase.

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CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THESE WORDS FROM "LITTLE WOMEN"

"Little Women" may be a classic, but that doesn't mean we all know the meanings of the vocab words from the book. Can you define these words correctly and make Jo proud?
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earnest

Origin of phraseogram

First recorded in 1840–50; phrase + -o- + -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for phraseogram

phraseogram
/ (ˈfreɪzɪəˌɡræm) /

noun

a symbol representing a phrase, as in shorthand
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