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- Genuine, true or natural.
- Is his story for real?
1968 September 6, “Outreach in the inner city makes library 'for real'”, Christian Science Monitor:
- […] demonstration sponsored by the library may make the library more' "for real" to the inner-city person
genuine, true or natural
- Genuinely, truly.
- This recipe takes two hours to cook, for real!