|1.||[ noun ] all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you|
"his world was shattered" "we live in different worlds" "for them demons were as much a part of reality as trees were"
|Related terms:||experience real_world|
|2.||[ noun ] the state of being actual or real|
: "the reality of his situation slowly dawned on him"
|Related terms:||unreality actuality fact real unreal|
|3.||[ noun ] the state of the world as it really is rather than as you might want it to be|
"businessmen have to face harsh realities"
|Related terms:||actuality historicalness|
|4.||[ noun ] the quality possessed by something that is real|
|Related terms:||unreality materiality|