Sentence Examples


  • Her thoughts jangled in her head, some desperate for him to continue, others claiming she couldn't go home if she started down this path, and still others saying she was screwed either way, figuratively and literally.
  • I think I'll get back into the saddle a little – figuratively speaking.
  • It 's the season when braindead followers of the ultimate cult are whipped into frenzies that leave them figuratively drained -- broke and exhausted.
  • He shows the audience an omniscient view of the paths, both literally and figuratively, that the various characters are following.
  • Nevertheless, he was referring to his faithful back-catalogue, which was dutifully (and figuratively) whipped out after a brief plectrum crisis.

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