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true-life

[troo-lahyf] /ˈtruˈlaɪf/
adjective
1.
similar to everyday life; realistic:
true-life episodes.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for true-life

true-life

adjective
1.
directly comparable to reality: a true-life romance
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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