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actually meaning

EN[ˈæk.(t)ʃ(ʊ).ə.li]
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  • Actually (stylised as Pet Shop Boys, actually.
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  • AdverbSUF-ly
    1. (modal) In act or in fact; really; in truth; positively.
      1. Actually, I had nothing to do with that incident.
    2. OBS actively.
      1. Neither actually [ …] nor passively. — Fuller.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • This is the heart of grassroot development – the funds get where they ought to be, in projects the people actually care about.
      • This product contains no PCBs" is a typical commercial distortion if it actually contains 0.498 of the measurement unit, rounded off to "0" ‎
      • We clocked in at 7:30, but didn't actually do any work until at least 8.

Meaning of actually for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "actually" is an adverb, more specifically, a sentence adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Sentence adverbs
        • Modal adverbs
        • Uncomparable adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly
        Difficultness: Level 1
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        Definiteness: Level 7
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile

        Other Vocabulary

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