metaphorize

verb meta·phor·ize \-fəˌrīz, -ˌfȯˌ-\

Definition of metaphorize

metaphorized

;

metaphorizing

;

metaphorizes

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to express (something) metaphorically

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to make metaphors

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Origin and Etymology of metaphorize

French métaphoriser, from métaphore metaphor + -iser -ize


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