Translation of "allegory" - English-Spanish dictionary

allegory

noun uk /ˈæl.ə.ɡə.ri/ us /-ɡɔːr.i/

a story, play, poem, picture, or other work in which the characters and events represent particular qualities or ideas that relate to morals, religion, or politics

alegoría
The play can be read as allegory.
Augustine’s ‘City of God’ is an allegory of the triumph of Good over Evil.
allegorical adjective uk /ˌæl.əˈɡɒr.ɪ.kəl/ us /-ˈɡɔːr-/
allegorically adverb uk /ˌæl.ɪˈɡɒr.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /-ˈɡɔːr-/

(Translation of “allegory” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

allegory

noun /(British ).ˈæliɡəri; (American). ˈæliˌɡoːriː/ (plural allegories)

a story, poem, or picture in which the events and characters represent different qualities or ideas

Alegoria
The novel is an allegory about American society and politics in the 1890s.

(Translation of “allegory” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)