adjective satellite in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker
- a direct quotation
- repeated their dialog verbatim
adverb using exactly the same words
word for word.
- he repeated her remarks verbatim
LL., fr. L. verbum
- Word for word; in the same words; verbally; as, to tell a story verbatim as another has related it.
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."
-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.
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