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literary

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  1. suggestive of the vocabulary used in books the novel's dialogue is a little too literary in flavor to be entirely convincing Synonyms of literary erudite, learned, bookishWords Related to literary academic (also academical), donnish, inkhorn, pedantic, scholastic; belletristic (also belle-lettristic); highbrow, highbrowed, intellectual; educated, schooled; elevated, eloquent, formal, high-flown, lofty, majestic, stately, towering; bombastic, declamatory, florid, flowery, grandiloquent, highfalutin (also hifalutin), pompous, stiltedNear Antonyms of literary chatty, conversational; familiar, informal; slangy; illiterateAntonyms of literary colloquial, nonliterary, unbookish


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