real–life

adjective

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


REAL–LIFE Defined for English Language Learners

real–life

adjective

Definition of real–life for English Language Learners

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

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