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Detailed Translations for figurative from English to Swedish


figurative adj

  1. figurative (metaphorical)
  2. figurative
  3. figurative

Translation Matrix for figurative:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- figural; nonliteral
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bildlig figurative; metaphorical
bildligt figurative; metaphorical
figurativ figurative
figurlig figurative; metaphorical
figurligt figurative; metaphorical
oegentlig figurative
oegentligt figurative fraudulent; illegal; illegitimate; irregular; unlawful
symboliskt figurative; metaphorical symbolic

Related Words for "figurative":

  • figuratively

Synonyms for "figurative":

Antonyms for "figurative":

Related Definitions for "figurative":

  1. (used of the meanings of words or text) not literal; using figures of speech1
    • figurative language1
  2. consisting of or forming human or animal figures1
    • the figurative art of the humanistic tradition1

Wiktionary Translations for figurative:

  1. metaphorical; not literal

Cross Translation:
figurative bildlig bildlich — durch ein Bild veranschaulicht
figurative bildlig; figurativ; symbolisk figurativveraltend: in Bezug auf Wortbedeutungen: übertragen, figürlich, im übertragenen Sinn