Reference Entry

Profile

Edited by Susie Dent

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Edition 19

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2012 |
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199990009

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Literally, shown by a thread, from Latin pro, ‘forth’, and filum, ‘thread’. A profile is an outline, but

Reference Entry.  64 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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