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figurative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of figurative

  1. expressing one thing in terms normally used for another the figurative use of “allergy” to mean “a feeling of dislike” Synonyms of figurative extended, figural, metaphoric (or metaphorical), tropical, tropological Words Related to figurative Aesopian (also Aesopic), allegorical, emblematic (also emblematical), symbolic (also symbolical); catachrestic (or catachrestical), sylleptic; euphemistic; nonliteral, veritable Near Antonyms of figurative literal; nonsymbolic Antonyms of figurative nonfigurative, nonmetaphorical



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