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  fermeture vélique
  fiche
  fichier
  fiction
  fidélité
  figé
  figement
figuratif
  figuration
  figurativisation
  figure
  figuré
  figure de construction
  figure de diction
  figure de mots

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English

figurative

Fr    figuratif, figuré

adj

Related term(s): figure (of speech)

Source(s): Crystal 2001: 116-117 (figurative language); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 302 (also "figurativeness"); Greimas 1983[trans.]: 88 (figurative denomination); Martin & Ringham 2006: 85-86 (figurative element); Matthews 1997: 128 (also "figurative language"); Nash 1968: 78-79 (also "figurative speech", "figurative style"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 73 (figurative idiom); Wales 1989: 175-176

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  feminine rhyme
  fiction
  fidelity
  field1
  field2
  field study
  figura
figurative
  figurative expression
  figurativization
  figure (of speech)
  figure of thought
  file
  filter1
  filter2

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