Pronunciation of Actually
/ˈakt͡ʃuːə͡li/, /ˈaktʃuːəli/, /ˈa_k_tʃ_uː_əl_i/
Synonyms for actually:
honestly, strangely, scarcely, veritable, evidently, unreal, certainly, clearly, doubtless, forsooth, look at, admittedly, possibly, can, virtually, hardly, currently, spring from, granted, surely, unquestionable, remarkably.
in reality, fact.
Other synonyms and related words:
indeed, altogether, now, strangely, truthfully, even, doubtless, certainly, genuinely, veritable, quite, forsooth, virtually, certifiably, in reality, currently, rattling, possibly, unreal, evidently, bottom, clearly, real, substance, scarcely, What, surely, incredible, in truth, granted, true, remarkably, all, reality, fact, honestly, admittedly, simply, unquestionable, veritably, very, seriously, hardly, fairly, verily, sure.
truly real, existent (adjective)
considerably, materially, importantly, essentially, substantially, immanently, meaningfully, significantly, tangibly, physically.
de facto (adverb)
in truth, in reality.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
really, in reality.
in truth (noun)
Usage examples for actually:
- The fellow actually had sent him a message. - "An Outcast of the Islands", Joseph Conrad.
- That he could actually talk to me never entered my head. - "Peggy Stewart at School", Gabrielle E. Jackson.
- " I understand," said the Home Secretary, " that this man Lyndon is actually here." - "A Rogue by Compulsion", Victor Bridges.