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noun as in something that truly exists, is real

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In actuality, there were less than 300 U.S. soldiers in the valley at any given time.

In actuality, an encounter with a goddess of the underworld is another step in the second cycle of the monomyth.

But in actuality, the novel contains ample material that points to a real and specific time and place.

To BE is to exist, to have actuality; a BI is a guy or girl with bisexuality.

There is a need to humanize plans that work on paper, in the abstract, but lack touchy-feely elements in actuality.

Find this first, and represent it as soon as you have got the main values, in this way the whole thing will tell as an actuality.

The first regiments were only boys, still unmarried, living in romance rather than actuality.

The time of hard grappling with the overwhelming fulness of actuality is over.

Perforce, because he was born in our horde he stayed with us; but in actuality he was an atavism and his place was elsewhere.

The "Blind Lead" episode, as related, is presumably a tale of what might have happened—a possibility rather than an actuality.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to actuality, such as: achievement, actualization, attainment, fact, materiality, and materialization.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.