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Example sentences for simile

Never use a metaphor, simile, or other figure of speech which you are used to seeing in print.
He implies that this level of figurative ornament is a kind of self-censorship by simile.
There is more regard for the quaintness and unexpectedness of a simile than for its beauty or fitness.
It has done great good there, keeping down the phony simile, the woolly clause.
Item will not refer to both a simile and a metaphor.

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