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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unreal  \Un*re"al\,  a. 
  Not  real;  unsubstantial;  fanciful;  ideal. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unreal 
  adj  1:  lacking  in  reality  or  substance  or  genuineness;  not 
  corresponding  to  acknowledged  facts  or  criteria; 
  "ghosts  and  other  unreal  entities";  "unreal  propaganda 
  serving  as  news"  [ant:  {real}] 
  2:  not  actually  such  being  or  seeming  fanciful  or  imaginary; 
  "this  conversation  is  getting  more  and  more  unreal";  "the 
  fantastically  unreal  world  of  government  bureaucracy"; 
  "the  unreal  world  of  advertising  art"  [ant:  {real(a)}] 
  3:  contrived  by  art  rather  than  nature;  "artificial  flowers"; 
  "artificial  flavoring";  "an  artificial  economic  boom"; 
  "artificial  fibers"  [syn:  {artificial}]  [ant:  {natural}] 
  4:  lacking  material  form  or  substance;  unreal;  "as 
  insubstantial  as  a  dream";  "an  insubstantial  mirage  on  the 
  horizon"  [syn:  {insubstantial},  {unsubstantial}]  [ant:  {substantial}] 




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