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al•le•go•ry



Pronunciation: (al'u-gôr"ē, -gōr"ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/allegory.html on line 73 [key]
n.,
pl. -ries.

1. a representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through concrete or material forms; figurative treatment of one subject under the guise of another.
2. a symbolical narrative: the allegory of Piers Plowman.
3. emblem (def. 3).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/allegory.html on line 128 allegory (Encyclopedia)

 

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