Übersetzung von “metaphor” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

metaphor

noun /ˈmetəfə/

a form of expression (not using ‘like’ or ‘as’)in which a quality or characteristic is given to a person or thing by using a name, image, adjective etc normally used of something else which has similar qualities etc

métaphore
‘He’s a tiger when he’s angry’ is an example of (a) metaphor.
metaphoric(al) /-ˈfo-/ adjective

of, like or using metaphors

métaphorique
metaphorical language.
metaphorically adverb

métaphoriquement

(Übersetzung von “metaphor” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)