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actually meaning

EN[ˈæk.(t)ʃ(ʊ).ə.li] [ˈæk.(t)ʃ(u).ə.li]
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  • Actually (stylised as Pet Shop Boys, actually.) is the second studio album by English pop duo Pet Shop Boys, released in 1987 by record labels Parlophone (UK) and EMI Manhattan (US and Canada).
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    Definition of actually in English Dictionary

  • 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 wasn’t so problematic at first: exhaustion actually suits Christopher Wheeldon’s “Klavier,” a dark exploration of the moment when opulence overripens to decadence.
      • Unfortunately, only one of these gloves will actually fit over my hand.
      • Some selective ROCK inhibitors are actually used in clinical practice, for example, fasudil and ripasudil are therapeutic agents for cerebral vasospasm and glaucoma, respectively.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Sentence adverbs
        • Modal adverbs
        • Uncomparable adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en actially
        2. en tactually
        3. en factually
        4. en annually
        5. en mutually
        Source: Wiktionary
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        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.
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        Definiteness: Level 7
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