Definitions

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  • adj. transferred
  • adj. metaphorical
  • adj. passed down; transmitted from one to another
  • adj. passed around; common

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Passed along; handed down; transmitted.
  • adj. Metaphorical; figurative; not literal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Metaphorical; not literal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having been passed along from generation to generation

Etymologies

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Examples

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  • But not to mention that he is so called (we conceive) in reference to the places whence rather than the places where he was delivered, -- for by either birth he may probably be challenged for a Theban, -- in a strict way of speaking, he was a _filius femoris_ by no means in the same sense as he had been before a _filius alvi_, for that latter was but a secondary and tralatitious way of being born, and he but a denizen of the second house of his geniture.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 12, No. 72, October, 1863

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  • Can't blame us for the waffle preferred by The Atlantic Monthly circa 1863.

    September 8, 2010

  • Ha ha! You're not wrong!

    September 8, 2010

  • That is quite possibly the worst use of the concept of "example" that I've ever seen. It actually subtracted from my understanding of the word. Bravo.

    September 8, 2010