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expression

declaring or signifying. Freedom of expression is a HUMAN RIGHT.

EXPRESSION. The term or use of language employed to explain a thing.
     2. It is a general rule, that expressions shall be construed, when they are capable of several significations, so as to give operation to the agreement, act, or will, if it can be done; and an expression is always to be understood in the sense most agreeable to the nature of the contract. Vide Clause; Construction; Equivocal; Interpretation; Words.

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"Sara will marry whoever she pleases," said Mazal expressionlessly to the matchmakers, and the news spread through the town like fire through a field of thorns.
He would look up, stare expressionlessly at me for a few seconds and then say, "Hello."
Next to him is an uprooted tree in the same cozy but confined state, suffocating expressionlessly from too much human comfort.
"I did not resign as chairman of the FA," Watmore replied, as expressionlessly as he could.
Next to the engraved plaques, the rest of the stones wait expressionlessly, like faceless mannequins in a department store display.