What literary term means the following: An inanimate object given animate characteristics, like a talking dog or a couch full of love?
There are two different literary terms that could describe an inanimate object being given animate characteristics. If a fictional dog was actually talking, this would be an example of anthropomorphism because the dog has taken on the human characteristic of speech. If we aren’t being literal (for example, if this fictional couch didn't actually have the ability to love), "couch full of love" would be personification.
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