French translation of 'figure of speech'
figure of speech
- (= rhetorical device)
figure f de style
⇒ It's just a figure of speech.
C'est juste une façon de parler.
Example Sentences Including 'figure of speech'
It was just a figure of speech , meaning picnic foods in general.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
Translation of figure of speech from the Collins English to French Dictionary