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[じつ()·]
jitsuha
expression, adverb

English Meaning(s) for 実は

expression, adverb
  1. as a matter of fact; by the way; to tell you the truth; to be honest; frankly

Definition and Synonyms for 実は

In Fact in reality or actuality
Synonyms: 事実, その実, 実は, 実を言えば, 実際, 現に
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 fact
Synonyms: 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
As It Is in the actual state of affairs and often contrary to expectations
Synonyms: 実は
Actually used to imply that one would expect the fact to be the opposite of that stated
Synonyms: その実, 実は, 実際
Actually as a sentence modifier to add slight emphasis
Synonyms: 実は, 実際
Actually surprisingly
Synonyms: その実, 実は, 実際

Meanings for each kanji in 実は

reality; truth Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 実は

Sample Sentences for 実は

The fact is that he slept late that morning.
The fact is, I have heard nothing about it.
To tell the truth, I know nothing about the matter.
Actually I wrote her a card.
Her new husband turned out to be a snake in the grass.

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