Synonyms and Antonyms of metaphoric
expressing one thing in terms normally used for another an author fond of such metaphorical phrases as “the desert was a fiery furnace” Synonyms of metaphoric extended, figural, figurative (or metaphorical), tropical, tropologicalWords Related to metaphoric Aesopian (also Aesopic), allegorical, emblematic (also emblematical), symbolic (also symbolical); catachrestic (or catachrestical), sylleptic; euphemistic; nonliteral, veritableNear Antonyms of metaphoric literal; nonsymbolicAntonyms of metaphoric nonfigurative, nonmetaphorical
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