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metonymy

see definition of metonymy
  • as inmetaphor
  • as infigure of speech
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Synonyms for metonymy

noun figure of speech, implied comparison
  • analogy
  • image
  • symbol
  • allegory
  • emblem
  • hope
  • metonymy
  • personification
  • similitude
  • trope

Antonyms for metonymy

  • plain speech
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More words related to metonymy

figure of speech

noun. turn of expression
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