Dictionary For Synecdoche Lesson

Note that following words may have different meaning in situations different from those described in the synecdoche lesson.

Synecdoche word Meaning
лицо person
голова bright person
рука (в министерстве) friendly relations; power
рот a mouth to feed
студент the students of particular time period
синий плащ person wearing blue mackintosh
первая скрипка the leading violonist
первая ракетка the leading tennis-player
начальство chief
инструмент a tool

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