toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

4 uses
  • This woman's back, for weeks, was kept literally raw, made so by the lash of this merciless, religious wretch.
    Chapter 10 (49% in)
  • I have often been awakened at the dawn of day by the most heart-rending shrieks of an own aunt of mine, whom he used to tie up to a joist, and whip upon her naked back till she was literally covered with blood.
    Chapter 1 (69% in)
  • When he spoke, a slave must stand, listen, and tremble; and such was literally the case.
    Chapter 3 (43% in)
  • The head, neck, and shoulders of Mary were literally cut to pieces.
    Chapter 6 (83% in)

There are no more uses of "literally" in The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®