Metonymnoun / a word, name, or expression used as a substitute for something else with which it is closely associated.
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“When do friends stop holding hands?” My second-grader’s teacher—or maybe it was the librarian or a classroom aide, someone—had innocently admonished several girls, walking along holding hands, to enjoy it while they could. “The time’s coming,” she reportedly told them, … Continue reading