Simple Definition of unreal
: not real : artificial or fake
: very strange or unusual
—used to describe something that is so good, bad, etc., that it is difficult to believe
Examples of unreal in a sentence
The town seemed as unreal as a movie set.
The fashion model looked unreal, like a doll.
I think it's unreal that he survived the accident.
First Known Use of unreal
UNREAL Defined for Kids
Definition of unreal for Students
: not actual or genuine <It seemed like a nightmare where everything you take to be … reality becomes unreal. — Laurence Yep, Dragonwings>
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