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expression, adverb

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Root Words:

[じつ() + を + ()·う + と]
jitsu + wo + iu + to

English Meaning(s) for 実を言うと

expression, adverb
  1. as a matter of fact; to tell the truth

Definition and Synonyms for 実を言うと

Really in fact
Synonyms: まったく, その実, 実は, 実のところ, 実を言うと, 実を言えば, 実際, 実際に, 現に, 現実

Meanings for each kanji in 実を言うと

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Sample Sentences for 実を言うと

The fact is, he broke the window.
To tell the truth, I would rather stay at home than go out.
To tell the truth, I forgot all about your questions.
To tell the truth, I did not make it myself.
As a matter of fact, I dislike him.

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