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figurative

US [ˈfɪɡjərətɪv]
UK [ˈfɪɡərətɪv]
  • adj.比喻的;形象的
  • Web比喻性的;象征的;比喻用法
figurative
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adj.
1.
比喻的used in a way that is different from the usual meaning, in order to create a particular mental picture. For example, ‘He exploded with rage’ shows a figurative use of the verb ‘explode’.
2.
形象的showing people, animals and objects as they really look
a figurative artist
形象艺术家

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