actually definition

  • adverb:
    • actually; in fact: That tree is in fact a fir, not a pine.
    • familiar with show wonder, surprise, or incredulity: I really won the lotto!
    • In act or perhaps in reality; really; in fact; ina positive manner
    • earnestly
    • Actively.
    • In act or perhaps in reality; really; in fact; positively.
    • as a sentence modifier to add small emphasis
    • in actual fact
    • accustomed mean that one would expect the actual fact become the alternative of this claimed; amazingly
    • presently minute
  • others:
    • As a genuine or current reality; actually; in reality: often used as an expression of question or surprise: as, he in fact accomplished just what he undertook.
    • By action or active manifestation; in work or deed; virtually.

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