Meaning of Literal



English: Literal
Bangla: আক্ষরিক, বর্ণসংক্রান্ত, অক্ষরসংক্রান্ত, অলঙ্কারবর্জিত, রুপকবর্জিত
Hindi: शाब्दिक, ठीक-ठीक मूलार्थक, आक्षरिक
Type: Adjective / বিশেষণ / विशेषण
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

in accordance with, involving, or being the primary or strict meaning of the word or words; not figurative or metaphorical: the literal meaning of a word.

Definition: 2

following the words of the original very closely and exactly: a literal translation of Goethe.

Definition: 3

true to fact; not exaggerated; actual or factual: a literal description of conditions.

Definition: 4

being actually such, without exaggeration or inaccuracy: the literal extermination of a city.

Definition: 5

(of persons) tending to construe words in the strict sense or in an unimaginative way; matter-of-fact; prosaic.