|The words for the week are:
1. Establish or indicate who or what (someone or something) is. "the judge ordered that the girl not be identified" synonyms: recognize, single out, pick out, spot, point out, pinpoint, put one's finger on, put a name to, name, know; recognize or distinguish (especially something considered worthy of attention). "a system that ensures that the student's real needs are identified"
Synonyms: determine, establish, ascertain, make out, diagnose, discern, distinguish
2. Associate (someone) closely with; regard (someone) as having strong links with. "He was equivocal about being identified too closely with the peace movement"
Synonyms: associate, link, connect, relate, bracket, couple
1. A figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly compared, as in “she is like a rose.”. Compare metaphor.
2. An instance of such a figure of speech or a use of words exemplifying it.