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Detailed Translations for allegory from English to Swedish


allegory [the ~] noun

  1. the allegory

Translation Matrix for allegory:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
allegori allegory
bildlig framställning allegory
- apologue; emblem; fable; parable

Related Words for "allegory":

  • allegories

Synonyms for "allegory":

Related Definitions for "allegory":

  1. an expressive style that uses fictional characters and events to describe some subject by suggestive resemblances; an extended metaphor1
  2. a short moral story (often with animal characters)1
  3. a visible symbol representing an abstract idea1

Wiktionary Translations for allegory:

  1. the representation of abstract principles
  2. communication using such representation
  3. symbolic representation

Cross Translation:
allegory sinnebild Sinnbild — konventionalisierte bildliche Darstellung eines abstrakten Sachverhalts
allegory allegori AllegorieLiteratur, Rhetorik: personifizierende oder gegenständliche Darstellung eines abstrakten Sachverhaltes
allegory allegori allégoriereprésentation concret et imagée par des éléments descriptifs d’une idée abstraite.