Characteristic of or relating to metaphor; figurative: many of our metaphorical expressions develop from our perceptions of the body
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- But is a call to metaphorical arms against an imaginary adversary counter-productive?
- Salt's ability to preserve and sustain life has made it a metaphorical symbol in every religion.
- All the proposed reasons given have been either metaphorical or analogous.
Words that rhyme with metaphoricalahistorical, allegorical, categorical, historical, oratorical, phantasmagorical, rhetorical
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