allegorical
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˌæl.ɪˈɡɔɹ.ɪ.kəl/
Adjective

allegorical

  1. of, relating to, or containing allegory
    • c. 1717, Alexander Pope, remarks on Thomas Parnell's Battle of the Frogs and Mice
      An allegorical application.
    • Allegorical being […] that kind of language which says one thing, but means another.
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