Definition of 'virtual'
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So the virtual environment can be secured. Computing (2010)Welcome to the world of virtual reality. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It helps if the virtual world mimics the real world. Computing (2010)So software vendors may refuse the use of the software in a virtual environment unless a new licence is agreed. Computing (2010)It is a clear sign of just how much crime has moved from the real world into the virtual one. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The reconstruction can be viewed on a tablet, smartphone or virtual reality headset. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Crew onboard are now using virtual reality headsets to make onboard repairs, with human guidance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)FANCY getting a free virtual reality headset to see what it's like? The Sun (2016)It could be cheaper to build a presence into an existing virtual environment, which has the benefit of bringing with it a stable and active user base. Computing (2010)The accident happened when traffic had slowed to a virtual standstill after the first crash. Times, Sunday Times (2008)What sort of dog owner would lend her dog to a virtual stranger? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The virtual learning environment is a place where students and teachers can work together online. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He was a virtual prisoner the moment he put down his suitcase. Christianity Today (2000)This tale combines the real and virtual worlds in style. The Sun (2010)It was like churned glue and it brought a number of horses to a virtual standstill. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But how do you succeed in this increasingly virtual environment? Times, Sunday Times (2014)He stopped her performing and made her a virtual prisoner in the house. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Exploration of new areas is at a virtual standstill because of the low oil price. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The amount of trust placed in virtual strangers was unnerving. Living with Angina (1991)The aim is to get them to confront and overcome their fears in a controlled virtual reality environment. The Sun (2007)View it on the phone or in a virtual reality headset - the results are amazing. The Sun (2016)Then you go through the game completing quests and killing Monsters in a virtual world. The Sun (2013)This has brought the stadium's completion to a virtual standstill. Times, Sunday Times (2006)One of the big trends in Las Vegas was the virtual reality headset. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trends of 'virtual'
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Translations for 'virtual'
British English: virtual /ˈvɜːtʃʊəl/ ADJECTIVE
You can use virtual to indicate that something is so nearly true that for most purposes it can be regarded as being true.
The men say that they were held in virtual slavery and paid nothing for their work.
- American English: virtual
- Arabic: وَاقِعِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: virtual
- Chinese: 虚拟的
- Croatian: stvaran
- Czech: praktický
- Danish: faktisk
- Dutch: virtueel
- European Spanish: virtual
- Finnish: tosiasiallinen factual
- French: virtuel
- German: fast völlig
- Greek: εικονικός
- Italian: virtuale
- Japanese: 実質上の
- Korean: 가상의
- Norwegian: virtuell
- Polish: wirtualny
- European Portuguese: virtual
- Romanian: virtual
- Russian: фактический
- Spanish: virtual
- Swedish: virtuell
- Thai: โดยแท้จริง
- Turkish: sanal
- Ukrainian: фактичний
- Vietnamese: thực sự
Definition of virtual from the Collins English Dictionary
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