Synonyms for Phraseology:


apposition, derivation, blend, anaphora, derivative, compound, affix, componential analysis, appropriacy, canonical form. parlance, lingo, wordage, journalese, words, legalese, officialese, argot, netspeak, gobbledegook, Leet. buzzword (noun)
expression (noun)
language, syntax, locution, parlance, wording, diction, manner.
grammar (noun)
grammar, structure, language, conjugation, form, formulation, object, subject, usage, qualifier, syntax, wording, predicate.
phrase (noun)
epigram, cliche, figure of speech, catchphrase, motto, expression, adage, phrase, euphemism, Verbalism, sentence, locution, maxim, idiom, mannerism, terminology, metaphor, clause, proverb, slogan, paragraph.
phraseology (noun)
diction, phrasing, choice of words, wording, verbiage.
style (noun)
verbalization (noun)

Other synonyms:

legalese, officialese, journalese, netspeak, Leet. parlance, gobbledegook, lingo, wordage. Other relevant words:
legalese, manner, diction, gobbledegook, wordage, journalese, Leet, netspeak, lingo, words, verbiage, phrasing, argot, choice of words, parlance, officialese.

Usage examples for phraseology

  1. Than the spelling which occurs in early plays and tracts, more especially perhaps those of a popular character, nothing can well be more capricious and uncouth; but the phraseology and terms are on all accounts of value. – A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume I. by R. Dodsley
  2. You almost agreed, but adopted a different phraseology and replied: 'that when we could neither be useful nor give pleasure to ourselves or others, we might be permitted to leave our post. – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse
  3. The directions and examples given at the head of each exercise, will show him exactly the number, the order, and the proper phraseology of the particulars to be stated; so that he may go through the explanation with every advantage which a book can afford. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown