Hindi translation of 'metaphorical'
metaphorical /ˌmetəˈfɒrɪkəl, Am -ˈfɔːr- ˌमेटअˈफ़ॉरिकल् Am -ˈफ़ॉर्-/
You use metaphorical to indicate that you are not using words with their ordinary meaning, but are describing something by means of an image or symbol.
Salt is a metaphorical symbol in all religions.
a metaphorical meaning/narrative/approach
लाक्षणिक रूप से
You're speaking metaphorically, I hope.
SET PHRASESliterally and metaphorically, metaphorically speaking
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Example Sentences Including 'metaphorical'
Twelve men and women plucked at random off a metaphorical Clapham omnibus to hold her destiny in their collective hands.A Dead Liberty
`I just wondered if it could be somehow metaphorical ," he said.The Other Devil's Name
I was aware that a metaphorical dagger was being brandished.Absolute Truths
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Translation of metaphorical from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary