What is another word for simile?

266 synonyms found


[ sˈɪmɪlˌɪ], [ sˈɪmɪlˌɪ], [ s_ˈɪ_m_ɪ_l_ˌɪ]

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How to use "Simile" in context?

Syncopation is a figure of speech in which two or more consecutive words are placed one after the other with a pause between them to create a rhythmic effect. This rhythmic effect is often called a "simile." Similes are often used to compare one object or idea to another, highlighting their differences while showing their similarities. They can also be used to add humor or density to a text.

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