collocation means: It is common for words to sound well together. This happens because the phrase is often used. Understanding these phrases is important because of the context. (in Community Dictionary, added by Finnegan Rogers)
What else does collocation mean?
- Collocation is the act or state of being collocated. (in AZ Dictionary)
- A combination or arrangement of words and other elements that occurs frequently, such as words, or juxtapositions thereof. rancid butter, bosom buddy, Or Dead serious (in AZ Dictionary)