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文字通り
文字どおり
Readings

mojidoori
English
May take the particle 'no'
literal

Adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)
literally

Kanjis
ON: ブン, モン KUN: ふみ, あや
sentence, literature, style, art, decoration, figures, plan, literary radical (no. 67)

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-2 FC: 0040.0


ON: KUN: あざ, あざな, -な
character, letter, word, section of village

Stroke: 6 Grade: 1 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-3-3 FC: 3040.0


ON: ツウ, ツ KUN: とお.る, とお.り, -とお.り, -どお.り, とお.す, とお.し, -どお.し, かよ.う
traffic, pass through, avenue, commute, counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.

Stroke: 10 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 3-3-7 FC: 3730.0


Phrases
かわいそうにその犬は文字通りライオンに引き裂かれてしまった。
Parts: 可哀相 (かわいそうに) 其の (その) (いぬ) 文字通り (もじどおり) ライオン 引き裂く (ひきさく) 仕舞う (しまった)
The poor dog was literally torn apart by the lion.

私はおろかにもその慣用語句を文字通りの意味で解釈してしまった。
Parts: (わたし) 愚か (おろか) にも 其の (その) 慣用語句 (かんようごく) 文字通り (もじどおり) 意味 (いみ) 解釈 (かいしゃく) 仕舞う (しまった)
I foolishly interpreted the idiom according to its literal sense.

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