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literally
used in Fahrenheit 451

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Definition
actually true using the basic meaning of the words (not an exaggeration, metaphor, or other type of figurative speech)
  • Well, wasn't there a wall between him and Mildred, when you came down to it? Literally not just one wall but, so far, three!
    p. 41.7
literally = actually (not just figuratively)
There are no more uses of "literally" in Fahrenheit 451.

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