Spanish translation of 'literal'
- [sense, translation]
⇒ they follow a literal interpretation of the Bible
siguen la Biblia al pie de la letra
⇒ to be literal about sth
tomar algo al pie de la letra
⇒ he's a very literal person
es una persona que todo se lo toma al pie de la letra
see also literal-minded
- (as intensifier)
⇒ a literal fact
un hecho real
⇒ the literal truth
la pura verdad
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 Spanish Dictionary