What does allusion mean?

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An allusion is a references to a place, myth, literary work, historical event, or person.
For example, the brand name Nike is an allusion to the Greek goddess Nike, who was the goddess of victory.

Nike would want to allude to such a goddess, since it conveys a positive image of the company.
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What does literary allusion mean?

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What does 'mythical allusion' mean?

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What does historical allusion mean?

When an author writes something that brings up (or alludes to) something in history. They could mention it or set up a scenario that's nearly the same as the historical event

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In English class what does allusion mean?

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What allusion means?

al·lu·sion. əˈlo͞oZHən/ noun . an expression designed to call something to mind withoutmentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference..

What. does allusion mean?

al·lu·sion əˈlo͞oZHən/ noun . noun: allusion ; plural noun: allusions . an expression designed to call something to mind withoutmentioning it explicitl