What does reality check mean?

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  1. reality check(Noun)

    a check or review to make sure something is consistent, reasonable, etc.

  2. reality check(Noun)

    a wake-up call, reminder

Freebase

  1. Reality Check

    Reality Check was a 1995 television show about Jack Craft, a man who is stuck in a computer mainframe. The two Bonner kids try to get Jack Craft out of the mainframe. Another character on this show is Isis. The computer was activated on September 17, 199?. The show was broadcast under syndication with each episode running for 15 minutes including commercials. It was produced in association with S & S Productions and ran for fourteen episodes before ending.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. reality check

    1. The simplest kind of test of software or hardware; doing the equivalent of asking it what 2 + 2 is and seeing if you get 4. The software equivalent of a smoke test. 2. The act of letting a real user try out prototype software. Compare sanity check.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reality check in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reality check in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of reality check in a Sentence

  1. Paul Chesterton:

    The problems have not gone away... The movement of currencies is still bubbling away underneath, it's a little bit of a reality check after the strong recovery.

  2. Michael Gschossmann:

    We have to get moving on this. We have to ensure that the studies move along quickly. We need a reality check.

  3. James McGlew:

    Any new outbreak will be looked at very, very cautiously by investors. The market is putting into perspective that the COVID-19 issue has not been resolved yet. It's a reality check.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Human life is often likened to a Rose Garden. It makes perfect sense to me. As we walk through the garden, we are always refreshed and rejuvenated by the breeze that carries amazingly capturing exquisite fragrance of beautiful flowers all around. Life seems so wonderful at that very moment. And on some occasions, a sight of dried plants, with dry petals lying around, plucked dead flowers and heaps of dead leaves all around sadden us a lot. A cold brutal breeze makes us shiver with the shocking dark reality check. Life can be so amazing and beautiful, and yet can be so cold and cruel sometimes....just like a Rose Garden.

  5. John Kasich:

    Why don't we get a reality check on what the heck needs to be done in this country? Yeah, we can save Social Security, we shouldn't get rid of it, we can save Medicare and Medicaid.

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