metaphor - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "metaphor" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

metaphor / метафора
[ˈmet.ə.fɔːr]
[ˈmet̬.ə.fɔːr]
Перевод
имя существительное
метафора
metaphor, image
Определения
имя существительное
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
“I had fallen through a trapdoor of depression,” said Mark, who was fond of theatrical metaphors
Примеры
the amounts of money being lost by the company were enough to make it a metaphor for an industry that was teetering
the amounts of money being lost by the company were enough to make it a metaphor for an industry that was teetering
He is a recurring metaphor for the colour and movement of Australians at play.
The title is a metaphor for the need to satisfy cravings that perhaps we do not always fully recognize.
What kept me reading was how the novel worked as such a creepy metaphor for contemporary America.
The torso also includes the heart, a metaphor for your vital life force, as well as representing the bonds of love.
I prefer to think that stiff-neckedness is a metaphor for being stubbornly set in one's ways.
her poetry depends on suggestion and metaphor
I like to think of the rats as a metaphor for the city's egalitarianism.
From what I've read the film is more of a metaphor for home coming/coming out.