ad verbum

ad ver·bum | \(ˌ)ad-ˈvər-bəm \

Definition of ad verbum 

: to a word : verbatim

Examples of ad verbum in a Sentence

if the giver of the oath mangles the wording, should one repeat after him ad verbum?

First Known Use of ad verbum

circa 1580, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ad verbum

borrowed from Latin

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The first known use of ad verbum was circa 1580

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to reject or criticize sharply

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