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Things allusion often describes (“allusion ________”)
illusion, books

How allusion often is described (“________ allusion”)
literary, slightest, brief, direct, further, classical, only, biblical, clear, obvious, frequent, personal, historical, possible, single, mere, least, evident, veiled, specific, slight, indirect, distant, earliest, casual, vague, incidental, covert, topical, playful, distinct, obscure, ironic, explicit, mythological, scriptural, subtle, poetic, constant, sly, apparent, pointed, delicate, interesting, oblique, occasional, probable, humorous, punning, beautiful, unmistakable, faintest, remotest, contemporary, double, happy, sarcastic, definite, plain, sexual, remote, manifest, learned, deliberate, earlier, contemptuous, mysterious, metaphorical, witty, satirical, intertextual, symbolic, apt, ironical, cryptic, graceful, complimentary, implicit, bare, curious

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See allusion used in context: 2 rhymes, 1 Shakespeare work, several books and articles.

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