What does Actuality mean?

Definitions for Actuality
ˌæk tʃuˈæl ɪ tiac·tu·al·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. actualitynoun

    the state of actually existing objectively

    "a hope that progressed from possibility to actuality"


  1. actualitynoun

    the state of existing; existence

  2. actualitynoun

    the quality of being actual or factual; fact

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Actualitynoun

    The state of being actual.

    Etymology: from actual.

    The actuality of these spiritual qualities is thus imprisoned, though their potentiality be not quite destroyed; and thus a crass, extended, impenetrable, passive, divisible, unintelligent substance is generated, which we call matter. George Cheyne, Phil. Prin.


  1. actuality

    Actuality is the state of existing in reality or fact, rather than in theory or potentiality. It refers to real world conditions or circumstances, as opposed to speculations, expectations or perceptions. It signifies the present reality, the way things currently are.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Actualitynoun

    the state of being actual; reality; as, the actuality of God's nature

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Actuality in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Actuality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Actuality in a Sentence

  1. Chappie Hunter:

    It’s nice to know that I might know a little about how she’s feeling. But in actuality, she’s the one taking care of me.

  2. Bryant McGill:

    Your message means less than the way the message is delivered, because in actuality, the way the message is delivered, IS the message.

  3. Link Starbureiy:

    Dealing in hypotheticals is a futile cause with no effect on any actuality. All potentials lead to the one reality you are experiencing right now.

  4. Christina Semmel:

    In actuality, Joey was causing himself great harm and we certainly don’t want a situation where this would continue while in-flight. We actually really do want to bring Joey home, and have wanted to do this from the start, but it needs to be in a safe way.

  5. Mattie Breaux:

    To accept everyone for who they are because we all have a story, just accepting who I am as a person … you see all these people in the media, all over the world, these fashion icons — you’re like man I want to look like that but then in all actuality it’s so much more beautiful when you love who you are and I feel like that helped me find Mattie Breaux throughout the years.

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