Translation of simile in isiZulu

simile

Noun (plural similes)

  1. Language

    Examples

    • "As fast as the wind" is a simile

      "Ukugijima njengomoya" isifaniso

    • The poet used a simile to compare the speed at which the girl ran with the speed at which the wind blows

      Imbongi isebenzise isifaniso ukuqhathanisa ijubane intombazane eyayigijima ngalo nesivinini umoya ophephetha ngaso

    a comparison using the words "like" or "as"

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