Definitions for verbatimvərˈbeɪ tɪm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ver•ba•timvərˈbeɪ tɪm(adv.)

  1. in exactly the same words; word for word.

  2. (adj.)corresponding word for word to the original source or text:

    a verbatim record of the proceedings.

Origin of verbatim:

1475–85; < ML verbātim= L verb(um) word +-ātim adv. suffix

Princeton's WordNet

  1. direct, verbatim(adverb)

    in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker

    "a direct quotation"; "repeated their dialog verbatim"

  2. verbatim, word for word(adverb)

    using exactly the same words

    "he repeated her remarks verbatim"


  1. verbatim(Noun)

    A word-for-word report of a speech.

  2. verbatim(Adverb)

    Word for word; in exactly the same words as were used originally.

    I have copied his speech and here it is, verbatim.

  3. verbatim(Adjective)

    Corresponding with the original word for word.

  4. verbatim(Adjective)

    Able to take down a speech word for word, especially in shorthand.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verbatim(adverb)

    word for word; in the same words; verbally; as, to tell a story verbatim as another has related it

Anagrams of verbatim

  1. ambivert

Translations for verbatim

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


word for word

a verbatim report of the argument; The child repeated my words verbatim.

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