Meanwhile the name of El Dorado came to be used metaphorically of any place where wealth could be rapidly acquired.
The word is used literally in biology; and metaphorically in prosody or grammar for a verse or sentence with a beginning wanting.
He uses the term Hades twice metaphorically (Matt.
He teaches (whether suggestively, metaphorically or deliberately), pre-existence' as well as survival; perhaps he is moved to this by non-Greek influences.
The foolishness and obstinacy of the ass has caused the name to be transferred metaphorically to human beings; and the fifth proposition of Book i.