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Arabic translation of really

really

adverb   /ˈrɪə·li/
A1 very or very much
جِداً
She’s really nice. I really don’t want to go.
B1 used when you are saying what is true about a situation
فِعلاً
She tried to hide what she was really thinking.
A2 used to give particular importance to a verb
فِعلاً
You really shouldn’t worry.
really? A2 used when you are surprised at what someone has just said
حَقاً؟
Apparently, he’s leaving.” “Really?”
not really B1 used for replying that something is not true in a way that is less strong than just ‘no’
لَيس بِالضبط
“Did you like him?” “Not really.”
(Definition of really adverb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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