Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / apologue
FEEDBACK

apologue

See definition of apologue on Dictionary.com

synonyms for apologue

  • allegory
  • fable
  • parable
  • story
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for apologue

MOST RELEVANT
  • truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING apologue

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Decode This Quiz On Untranslatable Words
START THE QUIZ

How to use apologue in a sentence

His introduction (‘An Apologue for an Epilogue’) is full of such outrageous nonsense as to suggest suspicion of his sanity.
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
The apologue is quite clear; and yet a certain amount of intelligence is necessary for its comprehension.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
Rasselas is simply an extended and glorified moral apologue—an enlarged "Vision of Mirza."
THE ENGLISH NOVELGEORGE SAINTSBURY
No apologue addressed to the mature intelligence alone, or framed to fit the society of his day, is here included.
FABLES IN RHYME FOR LITTLE FOLKSJEAN DE LA FONTAINE
A venerable apologue attaches to the nesting habit of the flamingo.
UNEXPLORED SPAINABEL CHAPMAN
In Perrault little but the moral, told in a gallant apologue, remains.
POPULAR TALESCHARLES PERRAULT
This is an apologue of misplaced confidence in things earthly.
ANGLO-SAXON LITERATUREJOHN EARLE
But the "armed Greeks" of More's apologue found a yet wider field in the reform of the higher education of the country.
HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE, VOLUME III (OF 8)JOHN RICHARD GREEN
At the time this apologue amused me; in the light of later events it assumed a tragic significance.
OSCAR WILDE, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)FRANK HARRIS
Shall I, as an elder, speak to you as younger men in an apologue or myth, or shall I argue out the question?
PROTAGORASPLATO
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO APOLOGUE

  • apologue
  • emblem
  • fable
  • figuration
  • moral
  • myth
  • parable
  • story
  • symbol
  • symbolism
  • symbolization
  • tale
  • typification
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.