Dictionary Results for literal


1. literal - noun

· a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind

Synonym(s): misprint, erratum, typographical_error, typo, literal_error

Hypernym(s): error, mistake




2. literal - adjective

· being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something; "her actual motive"; "a literal solitude like a desert"- G.K.Chesterton; "a genuine dilemma"

Synonym(s): actual, genuine, real




3. literal - adjective

· without interpretation or embellishment; "a literal depiction of the scene before him"




4. literal - adjective

· limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text; "a literal translation"

Antonym(s): figurative




5. literal - adjective

· avoiding embellishment or exaggeration (used for emphasis); "it's the literal truth"





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