real as in being or occurring in fact or actuality
"having verified existence"
"a film based on real life"
"a real illness"
"Life is real! Life is earnest!- Longfellow"
existent having existence or being or actuality; being or occurring in fact or actuality; presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible
real as in no less than what is stated
"worthy of the name"
"the real reason"
"a real friend"
"a real woman"
"meat and potatoes--I call that a real meal"
"it's time he had a real job"
"it's no penny-ante job--he's making real money"
real as in not to be taken lightly
"statistics demonstrate that poverty and unemployment are very real problems"
"to the man sleeping regularly in doorways homelessness is real"
real as in capable of being treated as fact
"his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor"
tangibleperceptible by the senses especially the sense of touch; capable of being treated as fact; (of especially business assets) having physical substance and intrinsic monetary value; capable of being perceived
real as in being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something
"her actual motive"
"a literal solitude like a desert- G.K.Chesterton"
"a genuine dilemma"
actual presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible; taking place in reality; being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something; existing in act or fact; being or existing at the present moment
genuinenot fake or counterfeit; not pretended; being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something
literal a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind ; being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something; without interpretation or embellishment; limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text; avoiding embellishment or exaggeration (used for emphasis)
real as in of, relating to, or representing an amount that is corrected for inflation
real as in having substance or capable of being treated as fact
"the substantial world"
"a mere dream, neither substantial nor practical"
"The wind was violent and felt substantial enough to lean against"
substantialof considerable importance, size, or worth; of or relating to the real nature or essential elements of something; having substance or capable of being treated as fact; providing abundant nourishment; of good quality and condition; having an abundant supply of money or possessions of value
materialconcerned with worldly rather than spiritual interests; derived from or composed of matter; directly relevant to a matter especially a law case; concerned with or affecting physical as distinct from intellectual or psychological well-being; having material or physical form or substance; having substance or capable of being treated as fact; the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; information (data or ideas or observations) that can be used or reworked into a finished form; artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; things needed for doing or making something; a person judged suitable for admission or employment
real as in (of property) fixed or immovable
"real property consists of land and buildings"
real as in coinciding with reality
"perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception- F.A.Olafson"