EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PARABLE
When this room had last been lighted, the parable of the Virgins of the Lamps was yet unspoken.
It is to such that the unlimited prayer promises of the parable are given.
We remember the marks of the true intercessor as the parable taught us them.
What does the parable of the Pounds show us that we should do?
Not one of them who would not quote with approval the parable of the Wedding Guest.
You ask a question, I said, to which a reply can only be given in a parable.
Whereupon the aunties took up their parable with, 'Well, well!
I will expound this meaning of mine through the medium of a parable.
There now, make out my meaning out of my parable, as best you may.
His people flock to him gladly, but require that he should teach them by parable and tale.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PARABLE
- communication that is not meant literally; stylistic device
- manner of speaking
- turn of phrase
- way of speaking