Allegory synonyms

aləgôrē
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A short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy
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Any story told to excite wonder; common talk; the theme of talk.
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(Chiefly US) A floor or level of a building; a storey.
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Of, characteristic of, or containing allegory:
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The act of turning into allegory, or of understanding in an allegorical sense.
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(Rhetoric) use of fable to persuade the audience
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An allegorical picture usually inscribed with a verse or motto presenting a moral lesson.
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A story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events.
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The definition of a metaphor is a word or phrase used to compare two unlike objects, ideas, thoughts or feelings to provide a clearer description.
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(Of a narrative) The ethical significance or practical lesson.
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A traditional story which embodies a belief regarding some fact or phenomenon of experience, and in which often the forces of nature and of the soul are personified; a sacred narrative regarding a god, a hero, the origin of the world or of a people, etc.
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A figure of speech in which one thing is likened to another, dissimilar thing by the use of like, as, etc. (Ex.: a heart as big as a whale, her tears flowed like wine)
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A person or thing resembling another; counterpart; facsimile
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Something that stands for, represents, or suggests another thing
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The act of symbolizing; the use of symbols to represent things, or the investing of things with a symbolic meaning
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A rehearsal of what has occurred; narrative; discourse; statement; history; story.
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To use or make allegory:
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A system of characters or symbols used to express or convey thought and meaning.
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The state or condition of being contrastive.
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The study of the meaning of works of visual art through the analysis of subject matter, symbolism and imagery, style and medium, and historical context
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(Lexicography) A sense of a word that reflects a part or aspect of a more general sense
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Find another word for allegory. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for allegory, like: moral story, allegorical representation, parable, fable, story, allegorical, allegorization, apologue, emblem, legend and metaphor.