1. [ noun ] all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you
Synonyms: world

"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
Synonyms: realism realness

: "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
Similar spelling:   realty