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[ほん()·とう()·]
hontouni
adverb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ほん()·()·]
hontoni

English Meaning(s) for 本当に

adverb
  1. really; truly

Definition and Synonyms for 本当に

Really used as intensifiers
Synonyms: いと, ごく, そう, あまり, いとも, ずんと, とても, いかにも, おおきに, けっこう, たっぷり, めっきり, よっぽど, それはそれは, 世にも, 事実, 余る, 大いに, 大して, 大変, 大層, , , , その実, 実は, 実際に, 思い切り, 思い切る, 悉皆, , 最も, 本当, 本当に, 果たて, 根から, 根っから, , 極めて, 極める, 正しく, 正身, 然許り, 現に, 甚だ, , , 真実, 至極, , 誠に, 重々, 随分, 非常に, 頗る
Really in accordance with truth or fact or reality
Synonyms: さも, 事実, 全く, , , , 実際, 実際に, 悉皆, 本当, 本当に, 正しく, 正身, 現に, 現実, , , 真実, 純粋, , 誠に
Really in actual fact
Synonyms: 事実, 事実上, 実際, 実際に, 本当, 本当に, 現に, 現実, , , 誠に
Positively extremely
Synonyms: 全く, 本当に, 絶対に
Sooth truth or reality
Synonyms: 本当に, 真実

Meanings for each kanji in 本当に

book; present; main; origin; true; real; counter for long cylindrical things Kanji Details »
hit; right; appropriate; himself Kanji Details »

Categories 本当に is a member of

Truthfulness the quality of being truthful
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Sample Sentences for 本当に

Ken and his brother are very much alike.
That young man can't get the sort of jobs he wants and doesn't have any friends; he's really at a loss.
They were really cut from the same cloth.
Oh, I'm terribly sorry.
His story must be true.

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