# What is the plural form of the word "synecdoche"?

Mar 2, 2018

Synecdoches.

#### Explanation:

The plural form of the noun "synecdoche" is just "synecdoches."

Examples:

"Identify the synecdoches used in this passage."

"Synecdoches can be hard to distinguish from metonymies; however, remembering that synecdoches utilize the part to represent the whole or the whole to represent the part helps."