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    verbatim

    verbatim - Dictionary definition and meaning for word verbatim

    Definition
    (adj) in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker
    Synonyms : direct
    Example Sentence
    • a direct quotation
    • repeated their dialog verbatim
    Definition
    (adv) using exactly the same words
    Synonyms : word for word
    Example Sentence
    • he repeated her remarks verbatim
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for verbatim

VERBAL+ IMITATION.......VERBAT+IMitation

verbatim = verbat(verbal) + im(important) .... an important talk should be reported word for word .....

Verbatim is like immitation...both words signify, to copy.

verb+atim = hatim, so verd used by hatim was repeated word to word by him.

verb-at-im - verb at immitation using same words

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