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literaladjective accurate, authentic, careful, close, correct, exact, factual, faithful, faultless, meticulous, precise, rigid, scrupulous, strict, textual, to the letter, true, true to fact, truthful, unchanged, uncorrupted, undeviating, unembroidered, unerring, unexaggerated, unmetaphorical, unvaried, unvarnished, verbatim, without exaggeration, word for word
Associated concepts: literal interpretation
See also: accurate, actual, authentic, exact, factual, faithful, honest, narrow, orthodox, parochial, precise, strict, true, verbatim