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Parable

Par´a`ble
a.1.Procurable.
n.1.A comparison; a similitude; specifically, a short fictitious narrative of something which might really occur in life or nature, by means of which a moral is drawn; as, the parables of Christ.
Declare unto us the parable of the tares.
- Matt. xiii. 36.
v. t.1.To represent by parable.
Which by the ancient sages was thus parabled.
- Milton.
Noun1.Parableparable - a short moral story (often with animal characters)
Synonyms: allegory, apologue, fable
2.parable - (New Testament) any of the stories told by Jesus to convey his religious message; "the parable of the prodigal son"
Marchen, Western, Western story, Westerner, adventure story, apologue, bedtime story, comparison, detective story, fabliau, fairy tale, fantasy, fiction, folk story, folktale, gest, ghost story, horse opera, lesson, love story, mystery, mystery story, mythology, mythos, nursery tale, romance, science fiction, shocker, similitude, space fiction, space opera, suspense story, thriller, whodunit, work of fiction
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