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real 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈrē(ə)l/,
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realest, superlative; realer, comparative;
  1. Actually existing as a thing or occurring in fact; not imagined or supposed
    • - Julius Caesar was a real person
    • - a story drawing on real events
    • - her many illnesses, real and imaginary
  2. Used to emphasize the significance or seriousness of a situation or circumstance
    • - there is a real danger of civil war
    • - the competitive threat from overseas is very real
  3. Relating to something as it is, not merely as it may be described or distinguished

  4. (of a substance or thing) Not imitation or artificial; genuine
    • - the earring was presumably real gold
  5. True or actual
    • - his real name is James
    • - this isn't my real reason for coming
  6. (of a person or thing) Rightly so called; proper
    • - he's my idea of a real man
    • - Jamie is my only real friend
  7. Complete; utter (used for emphasis)
    • - the tour turned out to be a real disaster
  8. Adjusted for changes in the value of money; assessed by purchasing power
    • - real incomes had fallen by 30 percent
    • - an increase in real terms of 11.6 percent
  9. Of fixed property (i.e., land and buildings), as distinct from personal property
    • - he lost nearly all of his real holdings
  10. (of a number or quantity) Having no imaginary part

  11. (of an image) Of a kind in which the light that forms it actually passes through it; not virtual

Noun
  1. The basic monetary unit of Brazil since 1994, equal to 100 centavos

  2. A former coin and monetary unit of various Spanish-speaking countries

Adverb
  1. Really; very
    • - my head hurts real bad

  1. real number: any rational or irrational number
  2. very: 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"
  3. 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
  4. real(a): 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"
  5. the basic unit of money in Brazil; equal to 100 centavos
  6. an old small silver Spanish coin
  7. Réal (Real) is a commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales department in southern France.
  8. Real is the fifth studio album by American singer Belinda Carlisle, first released on September 29, 1993. The album has a genre of mainly pop songs written by Charlotte Caffey, Thomas Caffey, Ralph Schuckett and half co-written by Carlisle. ...
  9. São Jerónimo de Real is a Portuguese parish, located in the municipality of Braga. It has a population of 4 871 inhabitants and a total area of 1.32 km².
  10. Real is the 19th studio album and 23 album recorded by Puerto Rican singer Ednita Nazario. The album was released on December 11, 2007 in Puerto Rico and North America by Sony BMG. The first single of this album are No te Mentía (English: I Was Not Lying). ...
  11. The Real, built in Barcelona, was the largest galley of its time and the flagship of Don Juan de Austria in the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, the largest battle between galleys in history, in which a fleet of the Holy League, an alliance of Christian powers of the Mediterranean, decisively defeated ...
  12. "Real" is a song by the Goo Goo Dolls that is featured on the AT&T Team USA Soundtrack, a compilation containing exclusive tracks by different artists to benefit and encourage the U.S. Olympic Team. The song was also released on to iTunes stores, with the exception of stores in the U.S. ...
  13. A commodity; see reality; One of the three genders that the common gender can be separated into in the Scandinavian languages; A real number; That can be characterized as a confirmation of truth; That has physical existence; Having been adjusted to remove the effects of inflation; contrasted ...
  14. (really) Actually; in fact; in reality; Very (modifying an adjective); very much (modifying a verb); Indicating surprise at, or requesting confirmation of, some new information; to express skepticism; Indicating that what was just said was obvious and unnecessary; contrived incredulity; ...
  15. (REAL_NESS) The saurus is so overrated, thats why illmac murked him and the grindtime rappers have been having their way with him
  16. (Really) I never read that invisible part in the page.
  17. (Really) is an intensifying adverb: Gwendolyn was really tired after playing outside all day.
  18. From the Latin realis moneta, the Royal Penny; since the fourteenth century a Spanish and Portuguese coin, struck in Spain until 1864. In Portugal, the plural form of real, i.e. reas, became the reis, which was the monetary unit until 1910. ...
  19. A former basic monetary unit of Spain and Spanish colonies.
  20. often used in opposition to the virtual world of on-line or internet experiences
  21. The component of a signal perpendicular to the imaginary signal. [Chapter 2]
  22. (Spanish) A silver coin, weighing about 3 grams, worth an eighth of a peso.
  23. Used in the context of general equities. (1) natural, (2) not dividend roll-or program trading-related; (3) not tax-related. ...
  24. An eligibility criterion requiring that the offset project be a specific and identifiable action that results in net greenhouse gas emission reductions or removals after leakage is taken into account.
  25. The adverb real is used interchangeably with really only as an intensifier ("a real tough job"). This use is very common in speech and casual writing, but you should not use it in anything more formal.