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What is another word for figure of speech?

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Noun
A word or phrase that departs from straightforward, literal language
“The straw that broke the camel's back is just a figure of speech, as there's not really a straw, and not really a camel.”
Noun
An extreme exaggeration or overstatement
Noun
A common spoken expression, often regional
Noun
A joke or type of wordplay in which sounds, words or phrases are deliberately confused
Noun
A reference to something supposed to be known, but not explicitly mentioned
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