Asked • 07/29/19

Below are few words who appear extremly simple but have altogether very different meaning?

Broadside: it means "Verbal Attack"Aboveboard: means "Honest"Underwrite: means "Financial support"Can you please help me understand what are these called?I am aware of Homonyms and Homophones but obviously these words are something different.I want to know their classification and of course some source where I can learn more about words like these (who appear different but mean different)

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Andrew N. answered • 08/05/19

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