comparative (part of speech: adjective)
representative (part of speech: adjective)
metaphorical (part of speech: adjective)
- " I do not comprehend your metaphorical elegances of speech, Mr. Glumford," said Lord Ulswater. - "The Disowned, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
- Nor are we to take this word light, especially in the antitype, in a proper but in a metaphorical sense, that is, with respect to the judgment of both parties. - "The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3", John Bunyan.
- It was a metaphorical fly whose buzzing I had stopped. - "The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne", William J. Locke.