the real world Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the real worldnoun [S]

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the set of ​situations most ​humans have to ​deal with in ​theirlives, ​rather than what ​happens in ​stories, ​films, etc.: Christine, the play's ​maincharacter, wouldn't last a ​minute in the ​realworld. [before noun] real-world situations/​experiences
(Definition of the real world from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the real world”
in Chinese (Simplified) 现实世界…
in Chinese (Traditional) 現實世界…
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