tropological

adjective tro·po·log·i·cal \ ˌtrō-pə-ˈlä-ji-kəl , ˌträ- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of tropological

1 : of, relating to, or involving biblical interpretation stressing moral metaphor; also : moral
2 : characterized or varied by tropes : figurative

tropologically

play \ˌtrō-pə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē, ˌträ-\ adverb

Examples of tropological in a Sentence

  1. a tropological construct that no reader of the Bible should take literally

First Known Use of tropological

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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