re·al·ly adverb \ˈrē-(ə-)lē\
—used to refer to what is true or real
: without question or doubt
: to a great degree
a : in reality : actually <things as they really are> <there was nothing peculiar about her doing this, really — Peter Taylor>
b : truly, unquestionably —used as an intensifier <a really beautiful day>
c : very 2 <look really close> <he runs really fast>
—used to emphasize an assertion <you really should read Yeats> <really, you're being ridiculous>
Examples of REALLY
- The dog runs really fast.
- The water is really hot.
- She's a really nice person.
- I had a really good time at the party.
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