How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"idio" is from "idios" (your own or private) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "private", "individual" or "proper" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|An idiom is understood by many people in a specific culture and has a different meaning from the meaning it appears to have.|
|It is always idiomorphic with rounded outlines.|