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Synonyms for figure of speech

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trope, figure of speech, figure, image(noun)

    language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense

    Synonyms:
    figure, flesh, range, frame, shape, image, chassis, physical body, trope, epitome, soma, look-alike, human body, effigy, range of a function, picture, form, mental image, physique, design, fig, number, double, digit, persona, pattern, bod, name, paradigm, simulacrum, icon, prototype, public figure, anatomy, ikon, material body, build

Wiktionary

  1. figure of speech(noun)

    A word or phrase that departs from straightforward, literal language.

    Synonyms:
    turn of phrase

  2. figure of speech(noun)

    Synonyms:
    turn of phrase

How to pronounce figure of speech?

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Veena
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How to say figure of speech in sign language?

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