German translation of 'literal'
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⇒ in the literal sense (of the word)
im wörtlichen Sinne
- (= real) that is the literal truth
das ist die reine Wahrheit
- (= prosaic)
Example Sentences Including 'literal'
The workman's name was Frank Jones and when he fell, Gordie interpreted the action as a literal fall from grace.The Serpent's Mark
Nothing could make everyone's life a misery like her literal interpretation of the boss's instructions.DEAD BEAT (2002)
These, together with his Adam's apple, were his most outstanding features, in the literal sense of the word.LOSING IT (2002)
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Translation of literal from the Collins English to German Dictionary