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American English: /ˈsɪməli/
British English: /ˈsɪmɪli/

Translation of simile in Spanish:


countable or uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • By using irony, similes, and symbols, to name a few, Crane ‘paints’ a vivid picture of what life was like for the fragile Henry Fleming.
    • But the greatest fun of the book comes from the rhyming sentences that bear many vivid metaphors, similes and puns.
    • And he didn't apologize, it wasn't beautiful language, it wasn't all metaphors and similes and onomatopoeia, and it wasn't, you know, packed with symbolism that you had to analyze.
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