Sentences for Literal, Sentences with Literal Meaning and Synonym Words

Sentences for Literal, Sentences with Literal Meaning and Synonym Words



  • A misprint of a letter.(noun)
  • Taking words in their usual or most basic sense without metaphor or allegory.(adjective)
  • (of a translation) representing the exact words of the original text.(adjective)

misprint, error, mistake, slip, slip of the pen, keyboarding error, keying error, printing error, typesetting error, typing error, typographical error, corrigendum, erratum, word-for-word, verbatim, line-for-line, letter-for-letter, literal-minded, down-to-earth, factual, matter-of-fact, no-nonsense, unsentimental, level-headed, hard-headed,

Example Sentences with literal
  • literally have meetings at eight o’clock in the morning, and I finish at nine o’clock at night. It sounds pathetic, but I don’t even have time to go shopping.
  • When we talk about how movies used to be made, it was over 100 years of film, literal, physical film, with emulsion, that we would expose to light and we would get pictures.
  • The Founders recognized that Government is quite literally a necessary evil, that there must be opposition, between its various branches, and between political parties, for these are the only ways to temper the individual’s greed for power and the electorates’ desires for peace by submission to coercion or blandishment.
  • Steve explained the literal meaning of the phrase.
  • You literally couldn’t be a bigger mess.
  • We are literally in the heart of Jesus.
  • If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.