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Korean translation of “really”

really

adverb
 
/ˈrɪə·li/
A1 very or very much
정말, 매우
She’s really nice. I really don’t want to go.
B1 used when you are saying what is true about a situation
실제로, 진짜로
She tried to hide what she was really thinking.
A2 used to give particular importance to a verb
(동사를 강조하며) 매우
You really shouldn’t worry.
really? A2 used when you are surprised at what someone has just said
(놀라며) 정말?
“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’
(“no”보다는 약하게) 별로, 그다지
“Did you like him?” “Not really.”
(Definition of really from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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