- zeugma (n.)
- 1580s, "a single word (usually a verb or adjective) made to refer to two or more nouns in a sentence" (but properly applying to only one of them), from Greek zeugma, "a zeugma; that which is used for joining; boat bridge," literally "a yoking," from zeugnynai "to yoke" (see jugular).
- 1. Pickwick took his hat and his leave is an example of zeugma.
- 2. Could you give a example of zeugma?
- 你能给出一个轭式搭配法的例子 吗 ?
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