aesopian


aesopian

adjective

  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Aesop or his fables: a story that points an Aesopian moral.
  2. conveying meaning by hint, euphemism, innuendo, or the like: In the candidate’s Aesopian language, “soft on Communism” was to be interpreted as “Communist sympathizer.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

49 queries 1.142