capable of being treated as fact; "tangible evidence"; "his brief time as Prime Minister brought few real benefits to the poor"
having substance or capable of being treated as fact; not imaginary;
being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory; "real objects"; "real people; not ghosts"; "a film based on real life"; "a real illness"; "real humility"; "Life is real! Life is earnest!"- Longfellow
no less than what is stated; worthy of the name; "the real reason"; "real war"; "a real friend"; "a real woman"; "meat and potatoes--I call that a real meal"; "it's time he had a real job"; "it's no penny-ante job--he's making real money"
of, relating to, or representing an amount that is corrected for inflation; "real prices"; "real income"; "real wages"
coinciding with reality; "perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception"- F.A.Olafson
not to be taken lightly; "statistics dem
a short peg put into the ground to hold a golf ball off the ground
support holding a football on end and above the ground preparatory to the kickoff
the starting place for each hole on a golf course; "they were waiting on the first tee"