What does to the letter mean?

Definitions for to the letter

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word to the letter.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. to a T, to the letter, just right, to perfection(adverb)

    in every detail

    "the new house suited them to a T"


  1. to the letter(Adverb)

    Literally, exactly, to follow the rules as they're written.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of to the letter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of to the letter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tom Zegan:

    Five is a Four letter word.

  2. Cody Weber:

    It's kind of a love letter to the state.

  3. Roosevelt, Eleanor:

    Anger is only one letter short of danger.

  4. Chinese Proverb:

    Never write a letter while you are angry.

  5. John Dehlin:

    I will be waiting anxiously for that letter.

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