To better see all uses of the word
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
literal -- as in: in the most literal sense
Used In
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • And she felt surprise at herself, because this literally was true.
  • (See Chaumurky.) MU ZEIN WALLAH!: Mu zein literally means "nothing good," and wallah is a reflexive terminal exclamation.
  • TAQWA: literally: "The price of freedom."
  • (Literally: "Nothing further need be explained.

  • There are no more uses of "literal" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She thinks the creation story in the Bible is a literal description; while he thinks it is poetic.
  • The computer has no common sense. It will interpret everything you tell it literally.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading