Pronunciation : fig'yur-e-tiv
1. Based on or making use of figures of speech
2. Containing many figures of speech
3. Represented by a figure or resemblance
4. Of or relating to artistic representation by means of animal or human
• It is difficult to understand his figurative language.
• These expressions, though figurative, sufficiently indicated the bent of Mrs. Kathy.
1. Figuratively : Adverb
2. Figurativeness : Noun
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