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tropological

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of tropological

  1. expressing one thing in terms normally used for another <a tropological construct that no reader of the Bible should take literally> Synonyms extended, figural, metaphoric (or metaphorical), tropical, figurativeRelated Words Aesopian (also Aesopic), allegorical, emblematic (also emblematical), symbolic (also symbolical); catachrestic (or catachrestical), sylleptic; euphemistic; nonliteral, veritableNear Antonyms literal; nonsymbolicAntonyms nonfigurative, nonmetaphorical




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