Metaphor Meaning and Definition


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What is the definition Metaphor? What is its meaning in the dictionary? Words starting with Metaphor, Example sentences, Words ending with Metaphor, How to pronounce? Related sentences, Derivations, Antonyms, Synonyms and more...

Metaphor meaning

Word: Metaphor

How to pronounce: ˈmetəfə

Noun

Definitions:

1. A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.

Example sentences: "Her poetry depends on suggestion and metaphor"


Synonyms:

metaphoric


Derivations:

metaphorical


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Metaphor in Other Languages...

Spanish:

German: Metapher

French: Métaphore

Italian: Metafora

Turkish: Metafor


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