Definition of Paraphrases

1. Noun. (plural of paraphrase) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of paraphrase) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Paraphrases

1. paraphrase [v] - See also: paraphrase

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paraphrases

paraphimoses
paraphing
paraphonia
paraphora
paraphosphoric
paraphragma
paraphragmata
paraphrasable
paraphrasably
paraphrase
paraphraseable
paraphrased
paraphraser
paraphrasers
paraphrases (current term)
paraphrasia
paraphrasing
paraphrasis
paraphrast
paraphrastic
paraphrasts
paraphrenia
paraphrenias
paraphrenic
paraphrenic schizophrenia
paraphs
paraphyla
paraphyletic
paraphyletically

Literary usage of Paraphrases

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1. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1856)
"The Chaldee paraphrases and the translation of the Old Testament into Greek, ... The admirable Agreement of all the ancient paraphrases and ..."

2. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1825)
"These Targums are termed paraphrases or expositions, because they are rather ... There are at present extant ten paraphrases on different parts of the Old ..."

3. Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1901)
"There are two paraphrases of the anaphora of this liturgy, one of which is called the liturgy of Theodore of Mopsuestia; the other is named by the ..."

4. A Manual of the Writings in Middle English, 1050-1400 by John Edwin Wells (1916)
"CHAPTER VIII TRANSLATIONS AND paraphrases OF THE BIBLE, AND COMMENTARIES The translations and paraphrases of the Bible and commentaries on the Scriptures, ..."

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