Do you misuse the word ‘literally’? The word literally is constantly used and abused. Learn how it happened and why, maybe, that’s not such a bad thing. By Michael SebastianJune 18, 2009 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.