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  trochée
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  troncation2
  tronqué
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trope
  tropic
  tropologie
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trope

Eng    trope

nMS

Synonym(s): figure de mots, figure de signification, figure d'expression

Kinds: allégorie, hyperbole, ironie, litote, méiose, métaphore, métonymie, oxymoron, personnification, sarcasme, synecdoque, tapinose

Type of: figure (de rhétorique)

Related term(s): tropologie

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 269; Bally 1950: 166-167; Baylon & Fabre 1978: 195-196; Charaudeau & Maingueneau 2002: 590-591; Dubois etal. 1994: 496; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 481-482; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 351; Greimas & Courtés 1979: 403; Greimas 1986: 166; Moeschler & Reboul 1994: 207-208, 401-402, 529; Mounin 1974: 140; Neveu 2004: 295; Pottier 1973: 529-530; Sperber & Wilson 1989[trans.]: 336-337


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  triptote
  trisyllabic
  trisyllable
  trivalent
  trivalent verb
  trochaic foot
  trochee
trope
  tropic
  tropology
  true
  truism
  truncate
  truncated
  truncation

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