Category:English metonyms

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  1. pint
  2. safe pair of hands
  3. Warsaw Pact
  4. tank park
  5. hindquarter
  6. Western Hemisphere
  7. tipsy
  8. stable
  9. -graph
  10. table
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  1. Warsaw Pact
  2. hoop
  3. pint
  4. jib
  5. table
  6. -graph
  7. tipsy
  8. stable
  9. Western Hemisphere
  10. safe pair of hands

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English terms whose origin involve calling a thing or concept not by its own name, but by the name of something intimately associated with that thing or concept.

Pages in category "English metonyms"

The following 18 pages are in this category, out of 18 total.