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[ lˈɪtəɹə͡li], [ lˈɪtəɹə‍li], [ l_ˈɪ_t_ə_ɹ_əl_i]

Related words: literally, figuratively, overused word, overused phrases

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    How to use "Literally" in context?

    Literally means "truly, actually," and it can be used to describe either the literal meaning of a word or the physical act of doing something. For example, Sally literally jumped out of her skin when she saw the ghost; the ghost literally scared her. If you literally mean "in actuality," then you might say that the flowers are literally dying in the garden.

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