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METAPHORICALLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does metaphorically mean? 

METAPHORICALLY (adverb)
  The adverb METAPHORICALLY has 1 sense:

1. in a metaphorical manner

  Familiarity information: METAPHORICALLY used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


METAPHORICALLY (adverb)


Sense 1metaphorically [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

In a metaphorical manner

Context example:

she expressed herself metaphorically

Pertainym:

metaphorical (expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another)


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