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

 

metaphorical

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌmetəˈfɒrɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmetəˈfɔːrɪkl//
 
 
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connected with or containing metaphors metaphorical language compare figurative, literal
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: metaphorical