Meaning of VERBAL in English

noun a noun derived from a verb.

2. verbal ·adj abounding with words; verbose.

3. verbal ·adj having word answering to word; word for word; literal; as, a verbal translation.

4. verbal ·adj of or pertaining to a verb; as, a verbal group; derived directly from a verb; as, a verbal noun; used in forming verbs; as, a verbal prefix.

5. verbal ·adj expressed in words, whether spoken or written, but commonly in spoken words; hence, spoken; oral; not written; as, a verbal contract; verbal testimony.

6. verbal ·adj consisting in, or having to do with, words only; dealing with words rather than with the ideas intended to be conveyed; as, a verbal critic; a verbal change.

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