Phrase-maker



[freyz-mey-ker] /ˈfreɪzˌmeɪ kər/

noun
1.
a person who is skilled in coining well-turned ; phraseologist.
2.
a person who makes catchy but often meaningless or empty statements.

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  • Phrasemonger

    [freyz-muhng-ger, -mong-] /ˈfreɪzˌmʌŋ gər, -ˌmɒŋ-/ noun 1. (def 2). noun a person who seeks to impress by using stylized or formal phrases or quotations of others



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