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A Dictionary of Cliches

A Dictionary of Cliches by Eric Partridge
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This work is full of things better left unsaid: hackneyed phrases, idioms battered into senselessness, infuriating Gallicisms, once-familiar quotations and tags from the ancient classics. It makes a formidable list, amplified as it is with definitions, sources, and indications of the clichés, venerability in every case.
Taylor and Francis; September 2003
549 pages; ISBN 9781134963942
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Title: A Dictionary of Cliches
Author: Eric Partridge