Definition of allegorical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

allegorical

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌæləˈɡɒrɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæləˈɡɔːrɪkl//
 
 
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(of a story, play, picture, etc. ) using characters or events as symbols to represent an idea or a quality, such as truth, evil, death, etc. an allegorical figure/novel