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figure of speech

Translation of figure of speech in Spanish:

noun

  • (Linguistics, Literature) it's just a figure of speech
    es (solo) un decir or una forma de hablar
    Example sentences
    • If anything is missing from her far-reaching analyses it is a sense of how recurring figures of speech effect the desire and response of readers.
    • Images are often presented through figures of speech like simile and metaphor.
    • Poetry is language that makes abundant use of figures of speech and language that aims to be powerfully persuasive.
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