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Reality

Re`al´i`ty   Pronunciation: rė`ăl´ĭ`tŷ
n.1.The state or quality of being real; actual being or existence of anything, in distinction from mere appearance; fact.
2.That which is real; an actual existence; that which is not imagination, fiction, or pretense; that which has objective existence, and is not merely an idea.
My neck may be an idea to you, but it is a reality to me.
- Beattie.
3.Loyalty; devotion.
To express our reality to the emperor.
- Fuller.
4.(Law) See 2d Realty, 2.
Noun1.reality - all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you; "his world was shattered"; "we live in different worlds"; "for them demons were as much a part of reality as trees were"
Synonyms: world
2.reality - the state of being actual or real; "the reality of his situation slowly dawned on him"
Synonyms: realness, realism
Antonyms:
irreality, unreality - the state of being insubstantial or imaginary; not existing objectively or in fact
3.reality - the state of the world as it really is rather than as you might want it to be; "businessmen have to face harsh realities"
4.reality - the quality possessed by something that is real
Antonyms:
unreality - the quality possessed by something that is unreal
accomplished fact, actuality, adventure, authenticity, circumstance, confirmability, demonstratability, doubtlessness, entelechy, episode, eternal verities, event, experience, fact, factuality, fait accompli, genuineness, good sooth, grim reality, hap, happening, happenstance, historical truth, historicity, in reality, incident, incontestability, incontrovertibility, indisputability, indubitability, indubitableness, irrefragability, irrefutability, materiality, matter of fact, not a dream, objective existence, occasion, occurrence, particular, phenomenon, provability, questionlessness, really, sooth, the true, trueness, truth, truthfulness, turn of events, ultimate truth, unconfutability, undeniability, unerroneousness, unfallaciousness, unfalseness, unimpeachability, unquestionability, unrefutability, veracity, verifiability, verity, very truth
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