| Share
 

Comparisons are Odorous

So says Dogberry. (Much Ado About Nothing, iii. 5.)

We own your verses are melodious,
But then comparisons are odious.

Swift, Answer to Sheridan's “Simile.”

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Comparisons are Odorous from Infoplease:

Related Content

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring