comparison with "like" or "as" simile comparison without "like" or "as" metaphor expression without literal meaning idiom He is as old as a fossil. simile He is a fossil. metaphor He is over the hill. idiom It's raining cats and dogs. idiom This day is like a dream. simile She runs as fast as the wind. simile He crack the books before the test. idiom The girls were shooting the breeze. idiom Don't let the cat out of the bag! idiom This shirt cost me an arm and a leg. idiom He is a jaguar around the track. metaphor She is a wizard with numbers. metaphor The boy felt under the weather today. idiom I got a job to make ends meet. idiom LIfe is a journey. metaphor Life is like a box of chocolates. simile Identify the definitions and examples.