English translation of '其实'
⇒ 其实不然。(Qíshí bù rán.)
Actually, it wasn't like that.
⇒ 他看起来很壮,其实身体不好。(Tā kàn qǐlái hěn zhuàng, qíshí shēntǐ bù hǎo.)
He looks very strong, but he's actually in poor health.
Translation of 其实 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary