Definitions for verbatimvərˈbeɪ tɪm

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word verbatim

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

  2. Origin: [LL., fr. L. verbum word.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verbatim in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verbatim in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Connie Chung to Johnny Carson:

    In all honesty, Johnny, we are often at the mercy of the White House for the news we report. Frequently, we simply repeat verbatim what the White House tells us.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • mot a motCatalan, Valencian
  • doslovný, doslovně, slovo od slovaCzech
  • ord for ord, ord til andet, ordretDanish
  • wortgetreu, wortwörtlichGerman
  • κατά λέξη, αυτολεξείGreek
  • literally, textualmente, literalmenteSpanish
  • sanatarkka, sananmukainen, lainaus, kirjaimellinen, sananmukaisesti, sanasta sanaan, sanatarkasti, pikakirjoitustaitoinen, kirjaimellisestiFinnish
  • mot à mot, texto, mot pour motFrench
  • facal air an fhacalScottish Gaelic
  • מילה במילהHebrew
  • शब्दशHindi
  • orðrétt, orðréttur, orð fyrir orðIcelandic
  • parola per parolaItalian
  • 一語一語Japanese
  • ipsis litterisLatin
  • ordrettNorwegian
  • verbatim, ipsis litteris, palavra por palavra, à letraPortuguese
  • дословно, слово в словоRussian
  • doslovce, doslovnoSerbo-Croatian
  • dobeseden, dobesednoSlovene
  • ord för ord, verbatim, ordagrant, ordagrannt, ordagrannSwedish
  • kelimesi kelimesine, aynen, harfi harfine, motamoTurkish
  • خوبخوUrdu
  • AtenusoYoruba

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