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ALLEGORICAL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does allegorical mean? 

ALLEGORICAL (adjective)
  The adjective ALLEGORICAL has 1 sense:

1. used in or characteristic of or containing allegory

  Familiarity information: ALLEGORICAL used as an adjective is very rare.


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ALLEGORICAL (adjective)


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Meaning:

Used in or characteristic of or containing allegory

Synonyms:

allegoric; allegorical

Context examples:

allegorical stories / an allegorical painting of Victory leading an army

Similar:

representative (standing for something else)


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