Übersetzung von “analogy” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /əˈnæl.ə.dʒi/ us

a comparison between things that have similar features, often used to help explain a principle or idea

He drew an analogy between the brain and a vast computer.
It is sometimes easier to illustrate an abstract concept by analogy with (= by comparing it with) something concrete.
analogous adjective uk /əˈnæl.ə.ɡəs/ us

The experience of mystic trance is in a sense analogous to sleep or drunkenness.

(Übersetzung von “analogy” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)