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KK Pronunciation

〔 `riәl, ril, rє`ɑl 〕


〔 rєiˋɑ:l 〕

Overview of noun real

The noun real has 3 senses

  • real number, real -- (any rational or irrational number)

  • real -- (the basic unit of money in Brazil; equal to 100 centavos)

  • real -- (an old small silver Spanish coin)

Overview of adj real

The adj real has 9 senses

  • real, existent -- (being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory; "real objects"; "real people; not ghosts"; "a film based on real life"; "a real illness"; "real humility"; "Life is real! Life is earnest!"- Longfellow)

  • real -- (no less than what is stated; worthy of the name; "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")

  • real -- (not to be taken lightly; "statistics demonstrate that poverty and unemployment are very real problems"; "to the man sleeping regularly in doorways homelessness is real")

  • real, tangible -- (capable of being treated as fact; "tangible evidence"; "his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor")

  • actual, genuine, literal, real -- (being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something; "her actual motive"; "a literal solitude like a desert"- G.K.Chesterton; "a genuine dilemma")

  • real -- (of, relating to, or representing an amount that is corrected for inflation; "real prices"; "real income"; "real wages")

  • substantial, real, material -- (having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary; "the substantial world"; "a mere dream, neither substantial nor practical"; "most ponderous and substantial things"- Shakespeare)

  • real -- ((of property) fixed or immovable; "real property consists of land and buildings")

  • veridical, real -- (coinciding with reality; "perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception"- F.A.Olafson)

Overview of adv real

The adv real has 1 sense

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