Definition of 喩

  • metaphor


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • たとえる
  • さと

Popular Words With This Kanji

例え, 譬え, 喩え, たとえ

example, simile, metaphor, allegory, fable, parable

例える, 譬える, 喩える, たとえる

to compare, to liken, to speak figuratively, to illustrate, to use a simile

比喩, 譬喩, ひゆ, けいゆ

simile, metaphor

比喩, 譬喩, ひゆ, けいゆ

simile, metaphor

暗喩, 暗ゆ, あんゆ


隠喩, 隠ゆ, いんゆ


風喩, ふうゆ

insinuation, hint, allegory

譬喩歌, ひゆか

metaphorical poem (of the Man'yoshu)

たとえ歌, 譬え歌, 喩え歌, たとえうた

metaphorical poem (of the Man'yoshu), metaphorical form (of waka)

比喩表現, ひゆひょうげん

figurative expression, metaphorical expression

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