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    technical term?

    What is the term when 2 words are used in the same sentence that mean the same thing? For example: brilliantly smart, or ecstatically happy...

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    Re: technical term?

    Quote Originally Posted by NewBoBo View Post
    What is the term when 2 words are used in the same sentence that mean the same thing?
    equi-meaning?

    Quote Originally Posted by NewBoBo View Post
    For example: brilliantly smart, or ecstatically happy...
    That's interesting, can you explain why you think those words carry similar meanings?

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    Re: technical term?

    That's interesting, can you explain why you think those words carry similar meanings?

    smart >clever >brilliant

    happy>ecstatic>orgasmic

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