Daily Archives: July 16, 2021

Parabola

Parabola (par-ab’-o-la): The explicit drawing of a parallel between two essentially dissimilar things, especially with a moral or didactic purpose. A parable.


Life is a cardboard box: Sometimes it’s empty, sometimes it’s not. Either way, full and empty don’t mark it as better or worse.


Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu).

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