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real–life

adjective

Simple Definition of real–life

  • : happening in the real world rather than in a story : happening in the real life of someone

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of real–life

  1. :  existing or occurring in reality :  drawn from or drawing on actual events or situations <real–life problems> <real–life drama>

1838

First Known Use of real–life

1838


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