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of or relating to or conforming to idiom; "idiomatic English"
Idiomatic Sample Sentences in News
- Getting cabin fever?
Cabin fever is an idiomatic term, first recorded in 1918, for a claustrophobic reaction that takes place when a person or group is isolated or shut in a small space, with nothing to do for an extended period. Read more on this news related to 'Idiomatic'
- Symphony Review: 'Spanish Nights' a brilliant showcase for FSO, guest performers
Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra patrons departed from Ardrey Auditorium in a festive mood last Friday evening after being thoroughly entertained for nearly two hours by a musical “fiesta” featuring the idiomatic and always captivating dance rhythms and regional folk melodies of Spain. “Spanish Nights” brilliantly showcased the fully expanded instrumental forc Read more on this news related to 'Idiomatic'
- Shanghai dialect locked in tug of war with Mandarin
The term Lao Niang Jiu, or "old uncle", a well-known character in Shanghai folklore, is frequently used by the city's residents to describe prying busybodies who are always ready to meddle in other people's affairs. Now, though, Shanghai's best-known and most-meddlesome "old uncle" has switched to using broken Mandarin, rather than Read more on this news related to 'Idiomatic'