• hyperbole

    Hyperbole is a way of emphasizing something that makes it sound much more impressive or much worse than it actually is.

  • diabolical

    If you say something is diabolical, you are emphasizing that it is evil, cruel, or very bad.

  • parable

    A parable is a short story that usually is told to illustrate a moral or lesson of some kind.

  • diabolic

    showing the cunning or ingenuity or wickedness typical of a devil

  • hyperbola

    an open curve formed by a plane that cuts the base of a right circular cone

  • hyperbolic

    enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness

  • metabolism

    the marked and rapid transformation of a larva into an adult that occurs in some animals

  • parabola

    a plane curve formed by the intersection of a right circular cone and a plane parallel to an element of the curve

  • parabolic

    resembling or expressed by parables

  • symbol

    an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance

  • symbolize

    express indirectly by an image, form, or model

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