real-life

adjective
\ ˈrē(-ə)l-ˈlīf How to pronounce real-life (audio) \

Definition of real-life

: existing or occurring in reality : drawn from or drawing on actual events or situations real-life problems real-life drama

First Known Use of real-life

1838, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of real-life was in 1838

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“Real-life.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/real-life. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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real-life

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English Language Learners Definition of real-life

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

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