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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 of actually admittedly, forsooth, frankly, honestly, indeed, really, truly, truthfully, verily Words Related to actually 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 of actually very, authentically, certifiably, genuinely, really, truly, veritablyWords Related to actually accurately, exactly, just, precisely, right, sharp, smack-dab, squarely; almost, nearly, practically, virtually; literally, positively, simplyNear Antonyms of actually apparently, ostensibly, outwardly, plausibly, seeminglyAntonyms of actually professedly, supposedly


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