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Title:
The Facts on File dictionary of clichés
Author:
Ammer, Christine.
Personal Author:
Edition:
3rd ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Facts On File, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
x, 556 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary:
The largest, most comprehensive, and most entertaining reference of its kind, this updated and expanded edition explains the meanings and origins of more than 4,000 clichés and common expressions. Featuring hundreds of new clichés, each entry includes the meaning of the cliché or expression, its origin and early uses, its historical development, and its present-day usage.
General Note:
Includes index.

"Meanings and origins of thousands of terms and expressions"--Cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780816083534
Format :
Book