HyperDic: expressive_style

English > 1 sense of the expression expressive style:
NOUNcommunicationexpressive style, stylea way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
English > expressive style: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period.
Categoryart, artistic creation, artistic productionThe creation of beautiful or significant things
language, linguistic communicationA systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
musicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
NarrowerallegoryAn expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject / subject by suggestive resemblances
analysisThe use of closed-class words instead of inflections
bathostriteness or triviality of style
black humor, black humourThe juxtaposition of morbid and farcical elements (in writing or drama) to give a disturbing effect
deviceSomething in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect
eloquence, fluency, smoothnessPowerful and effective language
euphuismAny artificially elegant style of language
flatnessA want of animation or brilliance
formulation, expressionThe style of expressing yourself
grandiosity, magniloquence, ornateness, grandiloquence, rhetoricHigh-flown style
headlineseUsing the abbreviated style of headline writers
jargonSpecialized technical terminology characteristic of a particular subject / subject
journaleseThe style in which newspapers are written
legaleseA style that uses the abstruse technical vocabulary of the law
manner of speaking, speech, deliveryYour characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally
music genre, musical genre, genre, musical styleAn expressive style of music
officialeseThe style of writing characteristic of some government officials
pathosA style that has the power to evoke feelings
poetryAny communication resembling poetry in beauty or the evocation of feeling
prosematter of fact, commonplace, or dull expression
rhetoricUsing language effectively to please or persuade
saltiness, coarsenesslanguage or humor that is down-to-earth
self-expressionThe expression of one's individuality (usually through creative activities)
sesquipedalityUsing long / long words
tersenessA neatly short / short and concise expressive style
turn of phrase, turn of expressionA distinctive spoken or written expression
veinA distinctive style or manner
verboseness, verbosityAn expressive style that uses excessive or empty words
writing style, literary genre, genreA style of expressing yourself in writing
BroadercommunicationSomething that is communicated by or to or between people or groups
Spanishdiscurso, estilo
Catalanestil d'expressió, estil

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