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figure of speechnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural figures of speech)
an ​expression that uses words to ​mean something different from ​theirordinarymeaning: "Break a ​leg" is a ​figure of ​speech, ​meaning "good ​luck".
(Definition of figure of speech from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “figure of speech”
en chino (simplificado) 修辞格, 修辞手段, 比喻…
en turco benzetme, yan anlamalı söz, mecaz…
en ruso образное выражение…
en chino (tradicionál) 修辭格, 修辭手段, 比喻…
en polaco metafora, figura retoryczna…
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