Definition of 'trope'
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As does the central trope - old photographs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is a common economic old trope of language. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The forest had become a tainted trope. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some of the tropes here are familiar. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The map of China becomes a trope. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has become such a familiar trope, the easiest playing to the gallery that no one can disagree. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The Skull and the Nightingale offers a neat twist on a familiar trope. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)In the stadium, it's soon clear that we will be revisiting classic tropes. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was one of the first to retreat from couture in the 1960s, when it had become a trope for all that was staid and passé. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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