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unreal

adjective (SURPRISING)    /ʌnˈrɪəl/ US  /-ˈriːl/ slang
C1 extremely or surprisingly good: He gave you £5,000? Man, that's unreal!Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very good unreality     /ˌʌn.riˈæl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] There was an air of unreality about the visit, as if I'd stepped into another world for two weeks.Unreal things and unreality
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