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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Word·ing, n. The act or manner of expressing in words; style of expression; phrasing.
    It is believed this wording was above his known style.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Word, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Worded; p. pr. & vb. n. Wording.]
 1. To express in words; to phrase.
    The apology for the king is the same, but worded with greater deference to that great prince.   --Addison.
 2. To ply with words; also, to cause to be by the use of a word or words.  [Obs.]
 3. To flatter with words; to cajole.  [Obs.]
 To word it, to bandy words; to dispute. [Obs.] To word it with a shrew.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the manner in which something is expressed in words; "use
          concise military verbiage"- G.S.Patton [syn: diction, phrasing,
           phraseology, choice of words, verbiage]