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real-life

[ree-uh l-lahyf, reel-] /ˈri əlˌlaɪf, ˈril-/
adjective
1.
existing or happening in reality:
real-life drama.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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Examples from the web for real-life
  • But real-life energy weapons likely won't work that way.
  • Modeled on a powerful real-life laser, it can destroy an enemy in one shot.
  • Many have speculated about which real-life animals inspired the first legends.
  • The following two scenarios depict two real-life situations.
  • The courses aren't meant to replace the real-life experience that student nurses receive while working with patients.
  • Students are doing real engineering design tasks in a real-life setting.
  • But sometimes the real-life swim to tenure is through a swamp infested with alligators waiting to chomp on vulnerable flesh.
  • They wonder how they will be able to balance real-life with an academic life.
  • Share with your reader the real-life problem that makes your abstract argument concrete.
  • The second flaw is a lack of real-life consequences for actions taken in a digital environment.

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