Expression  

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'The question is,’ said Alice, ‘whether you can make words mean so many different things' [...] --Through the Looking-Glass


"For I consider that music is, by its very nature, essentially powerless to express anything at all."--Igor Stravinsky, An Autobiography by Igor Stravinsky


This page Expression is part of the linguistics series. Illustration: a close-up of a mouth in the film The Big Swallow (1901)
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This page Expression is part of the linguistics series.
Illustration: a close-up of a mouth in the film The Big Swallow (1901)

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Expression may refer to:

  1. To convey meaning.
    Words cannot express the love I feel for him.
  2. To excrete or cause to excrete, especially said of milk.

Symbolic expression

Bodily expression

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Etymology From ex- (“out of, from”) +‎ premō (“press”).

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