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"metaphor" Italian translation
This mosaic-like city was and can once more become the living metaphor for Europe.
And this metaphor in my head -- I got anagnorisis and peripetia on my chin.
Was what was happening in Ghana a metaphor for what was happening in me?
I should like to urge the Council, to use its own metaphor, to pedal as fast as it can.
So let's return from the heights of metaphor and return to science.
Context sentences for "metaphor" in Italian
It turns out there is a back room that is kind of windowless, metaphorically speaking.
But the absence of some metaphorical fishbowl is a recipe for misery, and, I suspect, disaster.
We need energy for Europe, indeed, both in literal and in metaphorical terms.
We use words like "grasp" metaphorically to also think about understanding things.
Mr President, ladies and gentlemen, " blue " Europe, as it is metaphorically called, is in crisis.
I've been trying to think of a metaphor to represent Mission Blue, and this is what I came up with.
We are now a year down the line, but, sadly, not much further down the line metaphorically speaking.
155-178), where, he asserts, the Logos is to be understood in a purely metaphorical sense (cf. p. 177).
And many of the metaphors we use everyday are synesthetic.
Metaphorically speaking, this means that Lithuania integrated into the European Union hundreds of years ago.
And this is not in some abstract metaphorical sense.
An overall compromise has been reached, and we must see the wood and not just the trees, to put it metaphorically.
(Laughter) Now, I think that this is a great metaphor for the state of architecture and architects today.
The impact on the lives of those caught in the crossfire, both literally and metaphorically, has been devastating.
So the Virtual Earth initiative, and other types of these initiatives, are all about extending our current search metaphor.
Some might think it is clever to use early television images of pan-European friendship as a metaphor for EU cultural integration.
In business, there is the rule that 'to stand still is to go backwards', which, metaphorically speaking, is also true in politics.
In business, there is the rule that 'to stand still is to go backwards ', which, metaphorically speaking, is also true in politics.
They use Mobutu as metaphor.
In this case, metaphorically speaking, we need two, rather than three colours. We should have green and amber lights but no red light.
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