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Russian translation of “really”

really

adverb
 
 
/ˈrɪəli/
VERY A1 very or very much
очень
She's really nice. I really don't want to go. "Did you like it then?" "Er, not really" (= no).Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
TRUTH B1 used when you are saying what is the truth of a situation
на самом деле
She tried to hide what she was really thinking.Reality and truth
Really? A2 used when you are surprised at what someone has just said
правда? вот как!
"Apparently, he's leaving." "Really?"InterjectionsSounds used as interjections
(Definition of really from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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