Hindi translation of metaphor
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Word forms: metaphors
Definitions and Translations
A metaphor is an imaginative way of describing something by referring to something else which has the qualities that you want to express.
⇒ She sees chess as a metaphor for life.
⇒ a metaphor for something ⇒ a metaphor for life/something/everything ⇒ use/become/provide a metaphor ⇒ a visual/apt/mixed/fitting/perfect metaphor
SET PHRASESmetaphor and simile
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A `sea of troubles" under the circumstances is a mixed metaphor.The Complete Stories Volume 2
The metaphor was overly dramatic, yet, he thought, appropriate.Cormorant
To accept the bridge as a stone metaphor for his own present situation was beyond his conscious compass.Somewhere East of Life
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Translation of metaphor from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary