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Synonyms for LITERARY
ˈlɪt əˌrɛr i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. literary(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of literature

    "literary criticism"

    Antonyms:
    informal, illiterate

  2. literary(adj)

    knowledgeable about literature

    "a literary style"

    Antonyms:
    informal, illiterate

  3. literary(adj)

    appropriate to literature rather than everyday speech or writing

    "when trying to impress someone she spoke in an affected literary style"

    Antonyms:
    illiterate, informal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. literary

    Synonyms:
    erudite, scholarly, studious

    Antonyms:
    illiterate, unscholarly, unstudious

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. literary(a.)

    Synonyms:
    of literature or learning

  2. literary(a.)

    Synonyms:
    learned, lettered, bookish, well-read, book-learned

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    literature, moral, munhak, writing

How to pronounce LITERARY?

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How to say LITERARY in sign language?

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#1769literature
#4904moral
#5153literary
#12616scholarly
#61109erudite
#91526studious

How to use LITERARY in a sentence?

  1. Henry Reese:

    Their literary writing was the cause of their persecution.

  2. Mark Twain:

    Whenever the literary German dives into a sentence, that is the last you are going to see of him until he emerges on the other side of his atlantic with his verb in his mouth.

  3. Henry Reese:

    They come here because they want to be able to speak freely and write freely, their literary writing was the cause of their persecution.

  4. Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU:

    Philosopher, observer, scholar of our time; Original creator accepting no blunders, Emphasizing the gala of the pen, he ponders The tomes of literary jewels for life's rime!

  5. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    In our Impulsive nature to write and repulsive nature to read is what led to a decline in literary genius in our times!


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