metonymy

noun


Meaning of metonymy in English

A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes.

Synonyms Adumbration,Allegory,Alliteration,Allusion,Analogue,Analogy,Anaphora,Anticlimax,Antithesis,Apostrophe,Asyndeton,Bathos,Comparison,Conceit,Device,Euphemism,Euphuism,Exaggeration,Expression,Flourish,Flower,Hyperbole,Image,Imagery,Irony,Metaphor,Ornament,Parable,Paradox,Parallel,Personification,Rhetoric,Sarcasm,Satire,Simile,Understatement,Antistrophe,Aposiopesis,
Antonyms Plain Speech,

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