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simile




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simile
     1. n. A figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another, in the case of English generally using like or as.
           A simile is a bit like a metaphor.

Example Sentences

See, I don't even know the difference between a simile or a metaphor anymore! 
As serious as a southerner with a simile


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