What is the term for simile?

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A simile is a type of figurative language where you are able to compare two or more things using the words like or as.

zumba96's profile pic

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A simile is part of figurative language where you are comparing something using like or as. 

Her eyes are as blue as the ocean

He runs like the wind

arrellbelle's profile pic

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Well, a simile is a form of figurative language like metaphors and personification.

A similie is a comparison of two objects or ideas, by using the words, 'like' or 'as'.

Some examples I thought of could include, "He was as slow as a snail" or "He walks like a flamingo".

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Simile means when you compare something using like or as.

For example: As wise as an owl; He acts like an animal

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Simile is a kind of comparison between two unlike objects and it is made by using the words like and as.

He is as brave as a lion.

He carrie load like a donkey.

This simile is used for figurative language and it is the used by poets with great technique in their work.

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