What is another word for metonym?
34 synonyms found
[ mˈɛtənˌɪm], [ mˈɛtənˌɪm], [ m_ˈɛ_t_ə_n_ˌɪ_m]
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Synonyms for Metonym:
n.• communication (noun)
Other synonyms:• analogue
- association of ideas,
How to use "Metonym" in context?
Metonymy is a figurative use of an epithet to represent a whole thing. A metonym is an object or term that is associated with another object or term to represent it.
Homophones for Metonym:
- mentum, manhattan, muhammedan, mohammedan, medan, methionine, midden, momentum, manawyddan, methadon, meditation, mantinea, mention, manawydan, myotomy, monotone, Mount Etna, methadone, Mount Whitney, maintain, meantime, man-to-man, Maundy Money, modem, metonymy, mountain, muhammadan, mundane, mountain anemone, motown, mahatma, minuteman, mud hen, Mindanao, mean time, mitten, monotony, madwoman, Mandaean, methane, maianthemum, medina, mid-may, myodynia, moth-eaten, mouton, mountain man, montanan, matinee, madam, maiden name, madden, myotonia, mow down, monition, madame, Mandean, madman, muadhdhin, motion, montane, maintenon, monodon, muton, mutation, Mutawa'een, mediation, medium, mid-on, mutiny, mithan, meatman, minden, mantineia, mentation, methenamine, montana, Mt Etna, median, madonna, menadione, mdma, matman, menhaden, munition, mutton, maiden.
Hyponym for Metonym:
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