What is allegory in the English language

allegory

f. the allegory, allegories

Meanings

[1] allegory, representation of abstract or moral concepts in art or literature by means of concrete things or events;
[2] symbolic narrative, fable, parable, metaphor, analogy;
[3] trope, figure of speech

synonym

Noun, f

caseSingularPlural
NominativeallegoryAllegories
GenitiveallegoryAllegories
dativeallegoryAllegories
accusativeallegoryAllegories

Word separation

Al·le · go · rie, Al·le · go · ri · en
pronunciation
IPA aleɡoˈʀiː, aleɡoˈʀiːən
Audio samples: ,
Rhymes -iː
Emphasis
Allegory

countable

caseSingularPlural
Nominativethe allegorythe allegories
Genitivethe allegoryof allegories
dativethe allegorythe allegories
accusativethe allegorythe allegories
单 数复数

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