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a rhetorical figure expressing comparison or likeness, by use of such words as like, as, so
Her eyes were as pretty as diamonds;
The sand was hot like fire

by Jessica September 11, 2003
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A term coined by Terrson to represent a form of Jenga where one removes an article of clothing whenever the tower falls.
It was a fearsome sight indeed after the tower fell for the last time, after that, strip jenga was forever banned in the lounge.

<Terrson> My name shall not go down in history as the guy who codified Strip Jenga.
Guess again, Terrson.
by OmniBot August 05, 2008
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A Comparison Of 2 Things By Using The Words ''As'' Or ''Like''.
Lily: I'm As Hungry As A Bear.
Mom: What Do You Mean?
Lily: It's A Simile.
Mom: Oh...
by Handle Here August 04, 2018
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Comparing two things using light or as
The book is as light as a feather

The simile is light as a feather
by Knight 101 January 04, 2019
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When a person gives you such an annoying grin you just want to punch them in the face.

A definition your teacher will rage at.
He has a simile
by H4k0rz June 24, 2018
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Excesive use of the word "Like" in conversation. (Eg. "It was like, so totally like awesome, like ya' know?")
Dude, widen your vocabulary, you're thowin' down too many similes.
by RobertBeezer May 23, 2010
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A writer's effect that uses "like" or "as" to describe a similarity between two things. Taught in the English subject.
Hannah dived like a dolphin into the pool (a simile compares Hannah's similarity to a dolphin)
by MathsIsAmazing October 16, 2019
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