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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Capable of being expressed, interpreted, or translated with latitude.

Usage examples (10)
  • And of course, poetry that is primarily "paraphrasable" is at best boring.
  • He made perfect sense, but in a way that had no paraphrasable meaning.
  • A poem is a free-associative subspecies of the riddle; it rigorously avoids the paraphrasable.
  • Nor will it be right to claim that sentences like "if p, q" are generally paraphrasable as "p only if q". for more
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