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actually

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of actually

  1. 1 to tell the truth <actually, I'd rather spend the evening at home> Synonyms admittedly, forsooth, frankly, honestly, indeed, really, truly, truthfully, verily Related Words absolutely, certainly, indisputably, indubitably, positively, realistically, undoubtedly, unquestionably, veritably Phrases as a matter of fact, in actuality, in fact, in point of fact, in reality, in truth, to be sure

  2. 2 in actual fact <I call her Aunt Emily, but she is actually my cousin, not my aunt> Synonyms very, authentically, certifiably, genuinely, really, truly, veritablyRelated Words accurately, exactly, just, precisely, right, sharp, smack-dab, squarely; almost, nearly, practically, virtually; literally, positively, simplyNear Antonyms apparently, ostensibly, outwardly, plausibly, seeminglyAntonyms professedly, supposedly




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