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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -metaphorical-, *metaphorical*.
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
metaphorical    [ADJ] เกี่ยวกับการใช้คำอุปมา, Syn. symbolical, allegorical, figurative
metaphorically    [ADV] อย่างเปรียบเทียบ

ตัวอย่างประโยคจาก Tanaka JP-EN Corpus
metaphoricalIn present day Japan, "alchemy" is only used metaphorically; to refer to improper means of making money by politicians or religious hucksters with no morals or shame.
metaphoricalThis expression has really caught my fancy, as a type of English metaphorical expression not in Japanese.

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
metaphorical(adj) เชิงเปรียบเทียบ,เชิงอุปมาอุปไมย

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
METAPHORICAL    M EH2 T AH0 F AO1 R IH0 K AH0 L
METAPHORICALLY    M EH2 T AH0 F AO1 R IH0 K L IY0

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
metaphorical    (j) (m e2 t @ f o1 r i k l)
metaphorically    (a) (m e2 t @ f o1 r i k l ii)

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
たとえ歌;譬え歌;喩え歌[たとえうた, tatoeuta] (n) (1) (See 譬喩歌) metaphorical poem (of the Man'yoshu); (2) (See 六義・2) metaphorical form (of waka) [Add to Longdo]
飲む(P);呑む;飮む(oK);服む(iK)[のむ, nomu] (v5m,vt) (1) (呑む is often used metaphorically; 服む is often used for medicine) to drink; to gulp; to swallow; (2) (also written 喫む) to smoke (tobacco); (3) to engulf; to overwhelm; (4) to keep down; to suppress; (5) to accept (e.g. demand, condition); (6) to make light of; to conceal; (P) [Add to Longdo]
雲鬢花顔[うんびんかがん, unbinkagan] (n) beautiful woman (metaphorical) [Add to Longdo]
行雲流水[こううんりゅうすい, kouunryuusui] (n) (metaphorically) floating with the tide [Add to Longdo]
糸瓜;糸爪(iK);天糸瓜[へちま(gikun), hechima (gikun)] (n) (1) sponge gourd; dishcloth gourd; loofah; (2) sponge cucumber; (3) (metaphorically, generally in negative sentences) something useless [Add to Longdo]
耳に胼胝ができる;耳にたこができる[みみにたこができる, miminitakogadekiru] (exp,v1) to be told or made to hear something so often that you (metaphorically) get calluses on your ears [Add to Longdo]
食い付く;食いつく;食らい付く;食付く[くいつく(食い付く;食いつく;食付く);くらいつく(食らい付く), kuitsuku ( kui tsuku ; kui tsuku ; shoku tsuku ); kuraitsuku ( kura i tsuku )] (v5k,vi) (1) to bite at; to snap at; to nibble; (2) to get one's teeth into (metaphorically); to get to grips with; to really get into [Add to Longdo]
振るう;揮う;振う(io)[ふるう, furuu] (v5u,vt) (1) (See 槍を振るう,奮う) to swing; to wield (physically); to exert; (2) (See 威を振るう) to exercise; to wield (metaphorically); (3) to flourish; to prosper; to thrive [Add to Longdo]
比喩表現[ひゆひょうげん, hiyuhyougen] (n) {ling} figurative expression; metaphorical expression [Add to Longdo]
百日鬘[ひゃくにちかずら;ひゃくにちかつら, hyakunichikazura ; hyakunichikatsura] (n) long-haired wig used in kabuki (used metaphorically to refer to a thick growth) [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (2 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Metaphoric \Met`a*phor"ic\, Metaphorical \Met`a*phor"ic*al\, a.
     [Gr. ?: cf. F. m['e]taphorique.]
     Of or pertaining to metaphor; comprising a metaphor; not
     literal; figurative; tropical; as, a metaphorical expression;
     a metaphorical sense. -- {Met`a*phor"ic*al*ly}, adv. --
     {Met`a*phor"ic*al*ness}, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  metaphorical
      adj 1: expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another;
             "a metaphorical expression"; "metaphoric language" [syn:
             {metaphorical}, {metaphoric}]

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