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figure of speech
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Harry Potter (#5) and the Order of the Phoenix
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  • ’Its a figure of speech!’ said Nearly Headless Nick, now so annoyed his head was trembling ominously on his partially severed neck.

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  • A slight figure of speech
    I cut my chest wide open
    They come and watch us bleed
    Is it art like I was hoping now?
    —THE AVETT BROTHERS, "SLIGHT FIGURE OF SPEECH"
    WHEN WE ENTER THE BUILDING, I IMMEDIATELY SEARCH for Will.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • Figure of speech.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall

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