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One entry found for allegory.
Main Entry: al·le·go·ry
Pronunciation: primarystressal-schwa-secondarystressgomacrr-emacron, -secondarystressgodotr-
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ries
: a story in which the characters and events are symbols that stand for truths about human life
- al·le·gor·i·cal /secondarystressal-schwa-primarystressgodotr-i-kschwal, -primarystressgär-/ adjective
- al·le·gor·i·cal·ly /-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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