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Definition of parable:

  1. A comparison; a similitude; specifically, a short fictitious narrative of something which might really occur in life or nature, by means of which a moral is drawn; as, the parables of Christ.
  2. Procurable.
  3. To represent by parable.


metaphor, emblem, allegory, simile, moral story, apologue, fabrication, illustration, fable.

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