Synonyms of really in English:

really


See definition of really

adverb

1‘although he lived in a derelict house, he was really very wealthy’

SYNONYMS

in fact, in actual fact, actually, in reality, in point of fact, as a matter of fact, in truth, if truth be told, to tell the truth, in actuality

archaic in sooth

2‘he really likes her’

SYNONYMS

genuinely, truly, honestly

undoubtedly, without a doubt, indubitably, certainly, surely, assuredly, unquestionably, undeniably

indeed

archaic verily

3‘I bet this place is really spooky late at night’

SYNONYMS

very, extremely, thoroughly, decidedly, awfully, terribly, frightfully, dreadfully, fearfully, exceptionally, exceedingly, immensely, uncommonly, remarkably, eminently, extraordinarily, most, positively, downright

heartily

Scottish unco

North American quite

très

informal terrifically, tremendously, right, devilishly, ultra, too … for words, mucho, mega, seriously, majorly, oh-so, stinking

British informal jolly, ever so, dead, well, fair

North American informal real, mighty, awful, plumb, powerful, way, bitching

South African informal lekker

informal, dated devilish

archaic exceeding, sore

4‘his career is really over’

SYNONYMS

for all practical purposes, to all intents and purposes, virtually, just about, almost


exclamation

1‘‘Apparently they've split up.’ ‘Really?’’

SYNONYMS

is that so, is that a fact, well I never, well I never did

go on, you don't say

informal well blow me down with a feather, well knock me down with a feather

British informal well I'll be blowed

North American informal well what do you know about that

archaic go to