Definition of Allusions. Meaning of Allusions. Synonyms of Allusions

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Definition of Allusions

Allusion
Allusion Al*lu"sion, n. [L. allusio, fr. alludere to allude: cf. F. allusion.] 1. A figurative or symbolical reference. [Obs.] 2. A reference to something supposed to be known, but not explicitly mentioned; a covert indication; indirect reference; a hint.

Meaning of Allusions from wikipedia

- explorations of the allusions in such works as Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock or T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land. In Homer, brief allusions could be made...
- Optical Allusions is a graphic novel created by ****istant Professor of Biology at Juniata College, Jay Hosler. Published in 2008, it is the first graphic...
- and giving Sara "a different perspective on things." Though the early allusions to "Crisis" on The Flash mentioned the Reverse-Flash and Tom Cavanagh...
- literature, could only envy". Poirier identified what he termed its "mixed allusiveness": "It's unwise ever to ****ume that they're doing only one thing or expressing...
- The following is a list of allusions in Marthandavarma, the 1891 historical novel by C. V. Raman Pillai. According to V. Nagam Aiya, during the reign...
- particularly covering presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, with allusions to Osama bin Laden the War on Terror and Biblical theology and Egyptian...
- not known definitively when Shakespeare began writing, but contemporary allusions and records of performances show that several of his plays were on the...
- The Picture of Dorian Gray is a Gothic and philosophical novel by Oscar Wilde, first published complete in the July 1890 issue of Lippincott's Monthly...
- 12 Monkeys, also known as Twelve Monkeys, is a 1995 American neo-noir science fiction film directed by Terry Gilliam, inspired by Chris Marker's 1962 short...
- "I Have a Dream" is a public speech that was delivered by American civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. during the March on Washington for Jobs...
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