real-life

[ ree-uh l-lahyf, reel- ]
/ ˈri əlˌlaɪf, ˈril- /

adjective

existing or happening in reality: real-life drama.

Nearby words

  1. real time,
  2. real variable,
  3. real wages,
  4. real world,
  5. real-estate investment trust,
  6. real-time,
  7. real-time ultrasound,
  8. realgar,
  9. realia,
  10. realign

Origin of real-life

First recorded in 1830–40

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