verbaladjectiveuk /ˈvɜː.bəl/ us /ˈvɝː-/
verbal adjective (SPOKEN)
- Do you have it down in writing, or was it just a verbal agreement?
- He had apparently experienced a lot of verbal abuse from his co-workers.
- He launched into a verbal attack on her handling of the finances.
- Sales assistants are often at the receiving end of verbal abuse from customers.
- Many strikebreakers were subjected to verbal and physical attacks.
verbal adjective (IN WORDS)