- Actually; in fact; in reality.
- He is a true friend.
- (colloquial, as an intensifier) Very (modifying an adjective); very much (modifying a verb).
- But ma, I really, really want to go to the show!
Etymology: real, from Latin adjective realis, from noun res, thing, + adverb suffix -ly
- Dutch: werkelijk
- French: vraiment
- German: wirklich
- Italian: veramente
- Spanish: verdaderamente
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