Parable

Adjective

  • (obsolete) That can easily be prepared or procured; obtainable.

Noun

  • A short narrative illustrating a lesson (usually religious/moral) by comparison or analogy

    "In the New Testament the parables told by Jesus convey His message, as in "The parable of the prodigal son""

  • "Catholic sermons normally draw on at least one Biblical lecture, often parables."

Verb

  • (transitive) To represent by parable.

    "Which by the ancient sages was thus parabled. — Milton."

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