What is another word for metonym?

34 synonyms found


[ mˈɛtənˌɪm], [ mˈɛtənˌɪm], [ m_ˈɛ_t_ə_n_ˌɪ_m]

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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.

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