Translation of "real" - English-Russian dictionary

real

adjective uk us /rɪəl/
NOT IMAGINED

A2 existing and not imagined

реальный, действительный
Romance is never like that in real life.
TRUE

B1 true and not pretended

настоящий, истинный
What was the real reason she didn't come?
Is that your real name?
NOT ARTIFICIAL

A2 not artificial or false

настоящий, натуральный
real fur/leather
It's not a toy gun, it's the real thing.
FOR EMPHASIS [ always before noun ]

B2 used to emphasize a noun

настоящий
She was a real help.
→ See also the real McCoy , Get real!

(Translation of “real adjective” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)