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synecdoche
American English: /səˈnɛkdəki/
British English: /sɪˈnɛkdəki/

Translation of synecdoche in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • There is a typology of rhetorical figures of speech made up of four tropes, they in turn govern the way we operate language: metaphor, metonymy, synecdoche, and irony.
    • It is an inventive device intended to provide new perspectives- and metonymy, synecdoche, and irony all operate by the invention of perspective.
    • Such synecdoches are central to reformist representation, which relies on one ‘wretched woman’ to stand in for all.
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