a former Portuguese and Brazilian money of account
If you say that someone does something for real, you mean that they actually do it and do not just pretend to do it.
Real ale is beer which is stored in a barrel and is pumped from it without the use of carbon dioxide.
If something happens in real life, it actually happens and is not just in a story or in someone's imagination .
You use real live to say that someone or something is present or exists, when you want to indicate that you think this is exciting and unusual or unexpected .
Love is a very strong feeling of affection towards someone who you are romantically or sexually attracted to.
the term a in a complex number a + i b, where i = √–1
If something is done in real time, there is no noticeable delay between the action and its effect or consequence.
that which exists in fact ; reality
a market town in S central Spain . Pop: 65 703 (2003 est)
If there is a change in something, it becomes different.
Real estate is property in the form of land and buildings, rather than personal possessions .
the amount of goods and services that money income will buy
If something is the issue, it is the thing you consider to be the most important part of a situation or discussion .
Money is the coins or bank notes that you use to buy things, or the sum that you have in a bank account.
a number expressible as a limit of rational numbers
If someone has power, they have a lot of control over people and activities.
Your rival is a person, business, or organization who you are competing or fighting against in the same area or for the same things.
If you have a sense of guilt or relief, for example, you feel guilty or relieved .
If you say that something is a shame, you are expressing your regret about it and indicating that you wish it had happened differently.
A story is a description of an event or something that happened to someone, especially a spoken description of it.
an ancient form of tennis played in a four-walled indoor court with various openings, a sloping-roofed corridor along three sides, and a buttress on the fourth side
wages evaluated with reference to their purchasing power rather than to the money actually paid
If you talk about the real world, you are referring to the world and life in general, in contrast to a particular person's own life, experience, and ideas, which may seem untypical and unrealistic .
an interest in land less than a freehold, such as a lease
a former monetary unit of Brazil, which was replaced by the real
reusable cloth nappies
the doctrine that the body of Christ is actually present in the Eucharist
A problem is a situation that is unsatisfactory and causes difficulties for people.
Real property is property in the form of land and buildings, rather than personal possessions .
A question is a problem, matter, or point which needs to be considered.
Someone's strengths are the qualities and abilities that they have which are an advantage to them, or which make them successful .
You can refer to problems or difficulties as trouble .
A challenge is something new and difficult which requires great effort and determination .
in real terms:
You can also talk about the cost or value of something in real terms .
denoting or relating to a data-processing system that is slightly slower than real-time
An opportunity is a situation in which it is possible for you to do something that you want to do.
the real deal:
a person or thing seen as being authentic and not inferior in any way
the real McCoy:
If you describe someone or something as the real McCoy, you mean that they really are what they claim to be and are not an imitation .
the real thing:
If you say that a thing or event is the real thing, you mean that it is the thing or event itself, rather than an imitation or copy .
the real world:
the world as it exists, as opposed to one that is theoretical or imaginary
a person who sells houses, buildings, and land
the place where a real-estate agent works
a computer that can process data or information almost immediately
a data-processing system in which a computer receives constantly changing data, such as information relating to air-traffic control, travel booking systems, etc, and processes it sufficiently rapidly to be able to control the source of the data
the real reason:
The reason for something is a fact or situation which explains why it happens or what causes it to happen.
a person who buys and develops houses, buildings, and land in order to sell them and make a profit from them
real estate insurance:
Real estate insurance is insurance of property, land, and buildings.
real estate liability:
Real estate liability is liability for risks that come from owning real estate.
(in the United States) an annual directory that lists available properties and provides contact details for real estate companies