figurative in French
figurative in English
Expressionsadjective: (used of the meanings of words or text) not literal; using figures of speech Example:Figurative language.
adjective: consisting of or forming human or animal figures Example:The figurative art of the humanistic tradition- Herbert Read.
Synonyms for figurativecontradictory: paradoxical, contrary, ironic, incongruous, jarring, implausible