Definition of really
1a : in reality : actually things as they really are there was nothing peculiar about her doing this, really — Peter Taylorb : truly, unquestionably —used as an intensifier a really beautiful dayc : very 1 look really close he runs really fast
2 —used to emphasize an assertion you really should read Yeats really, you're being ridiculous
Examples of really in a sentence
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.
First Known Use of really
REALLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of really for English Language Learners
—used to refer to what is true or real
: without question or doubt
: to a great degree
REALLY Defined for Kids
Definition of really for Students
1 : in fact She didn't really mean it.
2 : without question It's a really fine day.
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