Bedeutung von “metaphor” — Learner’s Dictionary

metaphor

noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˈmetəfər/

a way of describing something by comparing it with something else that has some of the same qualities:

She used a computer metaphor to explain how the human brain works.
metaphorical adjective us uk /ˌmetəˈfɒrɪkəl/

using a metaphor

(Definition von “metaphor” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)