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literal

adjective
noun
adjective
1 adjective relating to letters or characterslitriúil adj2a literal error earráid litrithe 2 adjective word-for-wordlitriúil adj2focal ar fhocal  c m uin her literal wording focal ar fhocal mar a dúirt sí é, go litriúil mar a dúirt sí éthis is a literal translation aistriúchán litriúil atá anseo, aistriúchán focal ar fhocal atá anseo
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3 adjective non-metaphoricallitriúil adj2the literal meaning of the word bunbhrí an fhocail, an chiall atá leis an bhfocal ó chearta literal definition sainmhíniú litriúil 4 adjective factualcruinn adj1  c m ubeacht adj1  c m ua literal account of his life cuntas beacht ar a shaol, cuntas cruinn ar a shaol 5 adjective ART closely copiedlitriúil adj2his art isn't literal ní ealaín litriúil a dhéanann sé 6 (also literal-minded) adjective unimaginativear bheagán samhlaíochtahe's a very literal man duine díreach atá ann, is beag samhlaíocht atá aige, is maith leis an focal cruinn 7 adjective informal used for emphasisfíor- prefan-  c m ua literal goldmine of information fíorfhoinse eolais, an-fhoinse eolaisit was a literal hell ifreann ceart a bhí ann, ifreann ar aghaidh a bhí ann
noun
8 noun COMP letter or symboloibreann litriúilpositive literal oibreann litriúil dheimhneach 9 noun PUBL typothe text was full of literals bhí an téacs breac le botúin chló

lit

1

(= literature)

noun LIT, informal literaturelitríocht fem3  c m uEnglish Lit Litríocht an Bhéarla
2

(= litre)

noun MEASlítear masc1  c m u
3

(= literally)

adverbi mbunbhrí an fhocailgo litriúil
4

(= literal)

adjectivelitriúil adj2the lit meaning ciall litriúil an fhocail, bunbhrí an fhocail

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