A reference to something or someone who is well-known.
Departing from a literal use of words; non-literal symbolic.
Exaggerated statements or claims not to be taken literally.
An expression with a meaning different from the literal meaning of the individual words.
Taking words in their usual or most basic sense; free from exaggeration representing the exact words in the original text.
An expression that equates or compares two different things, without using the words "like" or "as".
The use of a word that sounds like its meaning.
Giving of a personal nature or human characteristic to something nonhuman, or the representation of an abstract quality in human form.
An expression comparing one thing to another, using the words "like" or "as".
When something stands for something else.
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.