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simile
used in As You Like It

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Definition
a phrase that highlights similarity between things of different kinds — usually formed with "like" or "as"

as in "It's like looking for a needle in a haystack," or "She is as quiet as a mouse."
  • O, yes, into a thousand similes.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — The Forest of Arden (66% in)

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