what type of rhetorical term is a "sticky situation"?

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  • RP
    Lv 7
    5 months ago

    It is a metaphor based on the idea of getting or being "stuck."

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  • 5 months ago

    It's a conventionalized metaphorical understatement.

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  • Anonymous
    5 months ago

    A metaphor. It is as it were sticky. I t is not sticky.

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  • 5 months ago

    That would be an idiom, a phrase that has a different meaning than its parts/individual words do.

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