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  Words related to actually

Related / Similar Words: in reality, really

 

Definition:
  • used to imply that one would expect the fact to be the opposite of that stated; surprisingly; "you may actually be doing the right thing by walking out"; "she actually spoke Latin"; "they thought they made the rules but in reality they were only puppets";;
  • in actual fact; "to be nominally but not actually independent"; "no one actually saw the shark"; "large meteorites actually come from the asteroid belt";
  • as a sentence modifier to add slight emphasis; "actually, we all help clear up after a meal"; "actually, I haven''t seen the film"; "I''m not all that surprised actually"; "she hasn''t proved to be too satisfactory, actually";
  • at the present moment; "the transmission screen shows the picture that is actually on the air";

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    Pertainyms: real, existent, actual, factual

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: eigenlijk   Estonian: tegelikult  
    Finnish: itse asiassa   French: en fait  
    German: eigentlich   Hebrew: למעשה  
    Italian: realmente   Japanese: 本当  
    Norwegian: faktisk   Polish: właściwie  
    Portuguese: na verdade   Russian: действительно  
    Spanish: en realidad   Swedish: verkligen  
    Turkish: aslında   Vietnamese: thực sự  
     
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