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  5  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Re-ally  \Re"-al*ly"\,  v.  t.  [Pref.  re-  +  ally,  v.  t.] 
  To  bring  together  again  to  compose  or  form  anew.  --Spenser. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Really  \Re"al*ly`\,  adv 
  Royally.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Really  \Re"al*ly\,  adv 
  In  a  real  manner;  with  or  in  reality;  actually;  in  truth. 
 
  Whose  anger  is  really  but  a  short  fit  of  madness. 
  --Swift. 
 
  Note:  Really  is  often  used  familiarly  as  a  slight 
  corroboration  of  an  opinion  or  a  declaration. 
 
  Why,  really,  sixty-five  is  somewhat  old  --Young. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  really 
  adv  1:  in  accordance  with  truth  or  fact  or  reality;  "she  was  now 
  truly  American";  "a  genuinely  open  society";  "they 
  don't  really  listen  to  us"  [syn:  {truly},  {genuinely}] 
  2:  in  actual  fact  "to  be  nominally  but  not  actually 
  independent";  "no  one  actually  saw  the  shark";  "large 
  meteorites  actually  come  from  the  asteroid  belt"  [syn:  {actually}] 
  3:  (used  as  intensifiers  or  sentence  modifiers)  "in  truth, 
  moral  decay  hastened  the  decline  of  the  Roman  Empire"; 
  "really,  you  shouldn't  have  done  it";  "a  truly  awful 
  book";  (`forsooth'  is  archaic  and  now  usually  used  to 
  express  disbelief)  [syn:  {in  truth},  {truly},  {forsooth}] 
  4:  intensifiers;  "she  was  very  gifted";  "he  played  very  well"; 
  "a  really  enjoyable  evening";  (`real'  is  sometimes  used 
  informally  for  `really'  as  in  "I'm  real  sorry  about  it"; 
  `rattling'  is  informal  as  in  "a  rattling  good  yarn")  [syn: 
  {very},  {real},  {rattling}] 
 
  From  THE  DEVIL'S  DICTIONARY  ((C)1911  Released  April  15  1993)  [devils]: 
 
  REALLY,  adv  Apparently. 
 
 




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