Definition of 'in reality'
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One felt far more important than in fact one was in reality. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)In reality she said something very similar. Spitfire Women of World War II (2007)They have enough to worry about in reality. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This technique works because the subconscious mind cannot distinguish whether you have done something in reality or whether you have just imagined it. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)This diversity can seem bewildering to an outsider; but in reality it is not so. Phoenix From the Flame (1994)At least we were calling it a tour; in reality it was a pilgrimage. Christianity Today (2000)But it was quite natural in reality; the long monotony of her illness had made her lose all count of time. Wives and Daughters (1864)Be aware of the fact that in reality it's a very long-term commitment. The Sun (2012)Despite the name and the look, in reality it's about as furious as a labrador puppy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Such were the nominal hours; but in reality there were no regular hours, masters and managers did with us as they liked. Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)While it sometimes feels as though we are doing something about our problems by worrying about them, in reality, we are usually not. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Is it that you are not, in reality, worrying about her appearance but rather her obvious loss of youth and that you feel this reflects on you? Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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