Translation of "literally" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adverb uk us /ˈlɪt.ər.əl.i/ /-rə.li/ US  /ˈlɪt̬.ɚ.əl.i/

informal used to emphasize what you are saying

He missed that kick literally by miles. 他那一腳踢丟得確實相差好幾英里遠。
I was literally bowled over by the news. 我聽到這個消息真的驚呆了。

having the real or original meaning of a word or phrase

They were responsible for literally millions of deaths. 他們的確對數百萬人的死負有責任。
We live literally just round the corner from her. 我們住的地方離她那裡真的只需要轉一個彎。
You'll lose marks if you translate too literally (= one word at a time). 你如果逐字逐字地翻譯會丟分的。

informal simply or just

Then you literally cut the sausage down the middle. 那麽你就從香腸的中間切開吧。

(Translation of “literally” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)