Pleonasms, Redundancies & Redundant Phrases
by wpengine on May 22, 2013
Discuss this pleonasm in the comments below.
as oppossed to slightly?
You could be slightly pregnant. Maybe if you were only, like, two months pregnant. Then you wouldn’t be very pregnant. So!
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pleonasm: 1. the use of more words than are necessary to express an idea; redundancy. 2. an instance of this, as free gift or true fact. 3. a redundant word or expression.