Definition of Really in English :
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Really meaning in English
Meaning of Really in English
Pronunciation of Really in English
Really pronunciation in English
Pronounce Really in Englishsee synonyms of really
in accordance with truth or fact or reality
Example Sentences:'she was now truly American''a genuinely open society''they don't really listen to us'
2. actually, really
in actual fact
Example Sentences:'to be nominally but not actually independent''no one actually saw the shark''large meteorites actually come from the asteroid belt'
in fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers)
Example Sentences:'in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire''really, you shouldn't have done it''a truly awful book'
used as intensifiers; real' is sometimes used informally for really'; rattling' is informal
Example Sentences:'she was very gifted''he played very well''a really enjoyable evening''I'm real sorry about it''a rattling good yarn'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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