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figurative language n.
el lenguaje figurado

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looked sad and shrunken



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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
el sentido figurado
el lenguaje
el lenguaje corporal
el lenguaje soez
las órdenes
el lenguaje de control
el lenguaje de control
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1    [meaning]   figurado  
2      (Art)   figurativo
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
"figurative language": examples and translations in context
What is unusual about Marc is that he manages to combine and abstract language with a figurative language. Lo que es inusual sobre Marc es que logra combinar el lenguaje abstracto con un lenguaje figurativo.
Using a very figurative language, they show the bottle around and explain in simple terms how people should use it. Pese a todo el cariño y el apoyo que recibí de mi familia y mis amigos, nunca vi como algo positivo el hecho de tener una discapacidad.
They were also my first encounters with the figurative meanings of language, with language seeking transcendence. Fueron también mis primeros encuentros con el sentido figurado del lenguaje, con un lenguaje que intentaba trascender la realidad.
This language is sophisticated, figurative. Este lenguaje es sofisticado, figurativo.
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