Actually, in fact, as in He may seem slow to you, but in reality he's very intelligent. [Second half of 1600s]
Words nearby in reality
How to use in reality in a sentence
But if Democrats are faced with the reality of a glut of qualified candidates, Republicans are assembling more of a fantasy team.The Golden State Preps for the ‘Red Wedding’ of Senate Races|David Freedlander|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
That is a reality that still eats at Grace Castro and Yvonne Lozoya.
His hero, Bruce Springsteen, is a gazillionaire, but he still manages to come across as a regular guy, so perception is reality.
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
He was a dreamer, an idealist, grounded in the reality he observed around him.
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
The intensity of his sensations seemed inexplicable, unless some reality, some truth, lay behind them.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood