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figurative language n.
el lenguaje figurado

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-Spanish
n.
el sentido figurado
n.
el lenguaje
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n.
el lenguaje corporal
n.
el lenguaje soez
n.
las órdenes
n.
el lenguaje de control
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n.
el lenguaje de control
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figurative

  
   adj  
1    [meaning]   figurado  
[expression]  
metafórico
2      (Art)   figurativo
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
"figurative language": examples and translations in context
Using a very figurative language, they show the bottle around and explain in simple terms how people should use it. Mientras muestran el pequeño recipiente, explican en lenguaje llano la manera de empleo de su contenido.
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.
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