1. in exactly the same words; word for word: to repeat something verbatim.


  1. corresponding word for word to the original source or text: a verbatim record of the proceedings.
  2. skilled at recording or noting down speeches, proceedings, etc., with word-for-word accuracy: a verbatim stenographer.

adverb Latin.

  1. word for word and letter for letter; in exactly the same words.

adverb, adjective

  1. using exactly the same words; word for word

late 15c., from Medieval Latin verbatim “word for word,” from Latin verbum “word” (see verb).

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