W.O.T.D.


WORD OF THE DAY
Synecdochesə-NEK-də-keePart of speech: nounOrigin: Late Middle English, 1350s
1A figure of speech in which a part is made to represent the whole or vice versa.
 
Examples of Synecdoche in a sentence “The team’s full name is the Jacksonville Jaguars, but they are often referred to by the synecdoche, “Jaguars.”” “The brand manager decided that the maple leaf logo could serve as a synecdoche for the tourism committee.”