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Definition 1: a short moral story (often with animal characters) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for parable in the sense of this definition

(parable is a kind of ...) a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

"he writes stories for the magazines"

(... is a kind of parable ) a collection of fables believed to have been written by the Greek storyteller Aesop

(... is an instance of parable) an allegory written by John Bunyan in 1678

Definition 2: (New Testament) any of the stories told by Jesus to convey his religious message - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where parable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the parable of the prodigal son

(parable is a kind of ...) a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

"he writes stories for the magazines"

(parable belongs to category ...) the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible

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