trope

US [troʊp]
UK [trəʊp]
  • n.转义词语;比喻词语
  • Web修辞;奇异切面;喻说
Plural Form:tropes  
trope
n.
1.
转义词语;比喻词语a word or phrase that is used in a way that is different from its usual meaning in order to create a particular mental image or effect. Metaphors and similes are tropes .

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard