What is another word for literalism?

92 synonyms found


[ lˈɪtəɹəlˌɪzəm], [ lˈɪtəɹəlˌɪzəm], [ l_ˈɪ_t_ə_ɹ_ə_l_ˌɪ_z_ə_m]

How to use "Literalism" in context?

Literalism refers to the practice of interpreting words and sentences literally, without considering their context or other factors. This can lead to misunderstandings and conflict.

Literalism can often be traced back to the days when language was not as complicated as it is today. Words were simpler and there were fewer connotations and meanings. Literalsists believe that this is the way things were meant to be interpreted.

Literalists often find it difficult to adapt to changing situations.

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