Words and phrases that have a meaning related to metaphorical:   (160 results)

Often used in the same context:
literal, figurative, allegorical, proverbial, metaphysical, chthonic, dantean, semiotic, memento mori, grand guignol, sophoclean, rhetorical, portentous, phallic, excremental, objective correlative, unnamable, imaginary, liminal, symbolic, connotative, poetic, existential, aleatory, filmic, wordsworthian, graspable, bodiless, overdetermined, literalized, spiderlike, esque, ludic, fantastical, mythic, ontological, philosophical, hackneyed, corporeal, banal, onanistic, hieratic, hemingwayesque, absurdist, quotidian, fetishistic, hifalutin, stygian, deathless, oedipal, inescapable, illimitable, inanimate, splintery, mythological, cinematic, deadening, mystical, trite, depthless, diagrammatic, overfamiliar, purgatorial, dostoevskian, oneiric, macrocosmic, nether region, fanciful, polysyllabic, postmodern, fleshly, cosmic, gnomic, nonliteral, holmesian, tenebrous, disembodied, surrealistic, reductive, denotative, aphoristic, miry, allusive, zoomorphic, gratuitous, fleshless, epiphanic, writerly, scabrous, pythonesque, phantasmal, epistemological, joycean, protoplasmic, prosaic, primeval, leaden, whomps, unpoetic, hyperbolic, faery, philosophic, empirical, personal, random, arbitrary, communal, directional, eschatological, hostile, inconsistent, organized, protective, racist, religious, specific, synthetic, tacit, tolerant, vocal, ancient, animate, metaphoric, metonymic, analogical, pejorative, univocal, indexical, predicative, metonymical, performative, referential, symbolical, derogatory, euphemistic

Appears in the definition of:
advance, cease, end, eruct, fill, fill up, finish, go on, indulge, make full, march on, metaphoric, metaphorically, move on, pass on, progress, reach, reach out, spew, spew out, stop, terminate

figurative, metaphoric, nonliteral

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— Nouns for metaphorical: sense, language, use, meaning, expression, expressions, terms, way, extension, interpretation, nature, more...

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See metaphorical used in context: 12 rhymes, several books and articles.

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