from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who phrases or words a notion; one who puts ideas or feelings into words.
- n. One who is gifted in making smart or imposing phrases.
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Chap. 471. 459 as can be taken by persons already employed during the certain working day, and which, in order to be called vocational, phraser de - must in its instruction deal with the subject-matter of the day employment, and be so carried on as to relate to the day employment.
To the oratorical and poetical recitations of his school years he attributed a measure of his artistry: "If I am not a singer, I am a phraser ....