Definitions for "Metaphorical"
Of or pertaining to metaphor; comprising a metaphor; not literal; figurative; tropical; as, a metaphorical expression; a metaphorical sense.
expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another; "a metaphorical expression"; "metaphoric language"
Able to understand and make use of visual and verbal figures of speech to suggest a likeness or an analogy in place of literal descriptions, e.g., "heart of gold."