from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A succession of incongruous metaphors, as in The negotiator played his cards to the hilt.
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- n. An overreaching or contradictory combination of two distinct metaphors, similes or idioms.
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- n. a combination of two or more metaphors that together produce a ridiculous effect
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