Definitions and translations for "really"

Definition of really

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Adverb
1. Actually; in fact; in reality.
"He really is a true friend." / "Really? What makes you so sure?"
2. Very (modifying an adjective); very much (modifying a verb).
But ma, I really, really want to go to the show!
Interjection
3. Indicating surprise at, or requesting confirmation of, some new information; to express skepticism.
A: He won the Nobel Prize yesterday.
B: Really?
4. Indicating that what was just said was obvious and unnecessary; contrived incredulity
A: I've just been reading Shakespeare - he's one of the best authors like, ever!
B: Really.
5. Indicating affirmation, agreement.
A: That girl talks about herself way too much.
B: Really. She's a nightmare.
6. Indicating displeasure at another person's behaviour or statement.
Well, really! How rude.
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English - English - really

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adv. truly, sincerely, seriously, honestly

English - Spanish - really

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adv. en realidad, actualmente, de veras, de verdad, efectivamente, en efecto, en verdad, propiamente, realmente, verdaderamente

English - French - really

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adv. vraiment, réellement; sérieusement; honnêtement; sincèrement

English - German - really

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adv. ernsthaft, wahrhaft, ehrlich, wirklich

English - Indonesian - really

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adv. sebenarnya, benar-benar, sungguh, sungguh-sungguh, sesungguhnya, betul, betul-betul, nian, sangat

English - Italian - really

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avv. sul serio, davvero, veramente, realmente; proprio

English - Polish - really

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adv. naprawdę, rzeczywiście, prawdziwie, doprawdy, realnie, rzetelnie, faktycznie, istotnie

English - Portuguese - really

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adv. realmente; de verdade; seriamente

English - Romanian - really

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adv. într-adevăr, aievea, realitate: în realitate, efectiv, realmente

English - Russian - really

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нареч. действительно, на самом деле, в самом деле, разве, впрямь, по-настоящему

English - Turkish - really

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ünl. gerçekten mi, sahi mi, öyle mi
zf. gerçekten, sahiden, cidden, aslında, gayet, kesin olarak, mutlâka, kesinlikle

English - Ukrainian - really

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adv. справді, дуже, вкрай, дійсно, заправди, навспражки, наяві, серйозно, хіба

English - Dutch - really

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adv. echt, zowaar, wezenlijk, werkelijk, waarlijk, werkelijkheid : in werkelijkheid, inderdaad

English - Greek - really

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επίρ. πραγματικώς, πραγματικά, όντως

English - Arabic - really

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‏حقا، من غير ريب، في الواقع، أخيرا‏

English - Chinese - really

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(副) 真正地, 实际上, 确实; 实在, 其实; 很, 全然, 十分; 真的

English - Chinese - really

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(副) 真正地, 實際上, 確實; 實在, 其實; 很, 全然, 十分; 真的

English - Hindi - really

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adv. सचमुच, वस्तुतः, वास्तव में, सच्चाई में

English - Japanese - really

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(副) 本当に, 正に; 実に; 正直に; まったく

English - Korean - really

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부. 실제로, 정말로, 참으로

English - Vietnamese - really

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adv. thật ra, kỳ thực
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Synonyms for really
1. actually: in reality, indeed, in effect, in fact, certainly, positively
2. especially: positively, uncommonly, exceptionally