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  • adjword for word; exact, real
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Synonyms for literal

adj word for word; exact, real
  • accurate
  • actual
  • authentic
  • true
  • unvarnished
  • close
  • faithful
  • gospel
  • natural
  • ordinary
  • plain
  • simple
  • apparent
  • bona fide
  • critical
  • genuine
  • methodical
  • not figurative
  • scrupulous
  • strict
  • to the letter
  • undeviating
  • unerring
  • unexaggerated
  • usual
  • veracious
  • verbal
  • verbatim
  • veritable
  • written

Antonyms for literal

  • counterfeit
  • dishonest
  • false
  • falsified
  • unreal
  • abnormal
  • complex
  • complicated
  • decorated
  • different
  • difficult
  • embellished
  • extraordinary
  • inaccurate
  • intricate
  • ornate
  • unclear
  • uncommon
  • exaggerated
  • figurative
  • imaginative
  • loose
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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