real is the dictionary form of reis Definition of real
real has definitions from the fields of mathematics,economics
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[ adjective ] being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory

Synonyms

existent

Examples

"real objects" "real people not ghosts" "a film based on real life" "a real illness" "real humility" "Life is real! Life is earnest!"- Longfellow

2
[ adjective ] no less than what is stated; worthy of the name

Examples

"the real reason" "real war" "a real friend" "a real woman" "meat and potatoes--I call that a real meal" "it's time he had a real job" "it's no penny-ante job--he's making real money"

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[ adverb ] intensifiers

Synonyms

very rattling really

Examples

"she was very gifted" "he played very well" "a really enjoyable evening" (`real' is sometimes used informally for `really' as in "I'm real sorry about it" `rattling' is informal as in "a rattling good yarn")

4
[ adjective ] not synthetic or spurious; of real or natural origin

Synonyms

true

Examples

"real mink" "true gold"

5
[ adjective ] not to be taken lightly

Examples

"statistics demonstrate that poverty and unemployment are very real problems" "to the man sleeping regularly in doorways homelessness is real"

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[ adjective ] possible to be treated as fact

Synonyms

tangible

Examples

"tangible evidence" "his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor"

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[ adjective ] being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something

Examples

"her actual motive" "a literal solitude like a desert"- G.K.Chesterton "a genuine dilemma"

8
[ adjective ] (economics) being value measured in terms of purchasing power

Examples

"real prices" "real income" "real wages"

9
[ adjective ] founded on practical matters

Examples

"a recent graduate experiencing the real world for the first time"

10
[ adjective ] having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary

Examples

"the substantial world" "a mere dream, neither substantial nor practical" "most ponderous and substantial things"- Shakespeare

11
[ adjective ] coinciding with reality

Synonyms

veridical

Examples

"perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception"- F.A.Olafson

12
[ noun ] (mathematics) any rational or irrational number

Synonyms

real_number

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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6342
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[ adjective ] (of property) fixed or immovable

Examples

"real property consists of land and buildings real estate"

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[ noun ] an old small silver Spanish coin
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