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They have oddly expansive vocabularies and eminently quotable catchphrases, one of which — “Be Excellent to Each Other” — was posted on the marquee on my local movie theater when the pandemic shut it down in March.
THE ESSENTIAL KINDNESS OF BILL AND TEDALISSA WILKINSONAUGUST 28, 2020VOX
Instead, the teen wrote tens of thousands of articles in English with a put-on Scottish accent, ignoring actual Scots grammar and vocabulary.
HOW A SCOTS WIKIPEDIA SCANDAL HIGHLIGHTED AI’S DATA PROBLEMNICOLÁS RIVEROAUGUST 27, 2020QUARTZ
You speak in the voice and register that belongs to your old self—well-enunciated, resonant, its statements infiltrated by a formal, lawyerly vocabulary.
THE FIRST MURDERKATIE MCLEANAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
You know, so much of learning vocabulary is just word-definition, word-definition, word-definition.
CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM THEIR DEFINITIONS?CANDICE BRADLEYJULY 23, 2020EVERYTHING AFTER Z
The slightly modified version of Gödel’s scheme presented by Ernest Nagel and James Newman in their 1958 book, Gödel’s Proof, begins with 12 elementary symbols that serve as the vocabulary for expressing a set of basic axioms.
HOW GÖDEL’S PROOF WORKSNATALIE WOLCHOVERJULY 14, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
I hope you are able to bear the brunt of the battle, for my vocabulary will scarcely carry me through ten words.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
This word, as well as the one last-named, is very expressive in the vocabulary of the vulgar.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 194, JULY 16, 1853VARIOUS
The strength, the originality, the true raison d'être of the Provençal speech resides in its rich vocabulary.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
We remark elsewhere the lack of independence in the dialect of Avignon, that its vocabulary alone gives it life.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
But in Scotland you will hear the people using numbers of modern French words, which are no part of the English vocabulary.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 1, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO VOCABULARY

  • command of language
  • delivery
  • elocution
  • eloquence
  • enunciation
  • expression
  • fluency
  • gift of gab
  • inflection
  • intonation
  • language
  • line
  • lingo
  • locution
  • oratory
  • parlance
  • phrase
  • phraseology
  • phrasing
  • pronunciation
  • rhetoric
  • usage
  • verbalism
  • verbiage
  • vocabulary
  • wordage
  • wording
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totemicadjective | [toh-tem-ik ]SEE DEFINITION