Definition of unmetaphorically in US English:

unmetaphorically

adverb

  • Not metaphorically; literally.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Old English. From un- + metaphorically, after unmetaphorical.

Pronunciation

unmetaphorically

/(ˌ)ʌnˌmɛtəˈfɒrɪkli/