Translation of "metaphor" - English-Turkish dictionary

metaphor

noun [ C, U ] uk /ˈmetəfər/ us

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

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

using a metaphor

mecazî

(Translation of “metaphor” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)