Synonyms for parables

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In connexion with hair like that one must speak in parables.

The most beautiful fictions ever written were the parables of the Savior.

What is true of proverbs, is true of all fables, parables, and allegories.

Whittier said, "But do they not always have an application, like the parables?"

"The Bible is filled with parables," said Mr. Talmadge, simply.

"Oh, don't talk in these parables," cried Flambeau impatiently.

"You always spoke in parables," the inspector exclaimed irritably.

Go forth upon the earth, and speak in parables of His glorious works.'

The Bible parables from nature are very significant and powerful.

Most of these letters were parables, but parables which it was not difficult to unriddle.