Translation of "actual" - English-Korean dictionary


adjective uk /ˈæk·tʃu·əl/ us /ˈæk·tʃu·əl/

real, and not guessed or imagined

We were expecting about 50 people, but the actual number was higher.
in actual fact UK

used to show what is really true, or to give more information

I thought she was Portuguese, but in actual fact she’s Brazilian.

(Translation of “actual” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)