Definition of Metonymy in English :
Define Metonymy in English
Metonymy meaning in English
Meaning of Metonymy in English
Pronunciation of Metonymy in English
Metonymy pronunciation in English
Pronounce Metonymy in Englishsee synonyms of metonymy
substituting the name of an attribute or feature for the name of the thing itself (as in they counted heads')
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