Synonyms of real in English:

real


See definition of real

adjective

1‘she treats fictional characters as if they were real people’

SYNONYMS
actual, existent, non-fictional, non-fictitious, factual
historical
material, physical, tangible, concrete, palpable, corporeal, substantial
rare unimaginary, veridical
ANTONYMS

unreal, imaginary

2‘do you think it could be real gold?’

SYNONYMS
genuine, authentic, bona fide, pukka
informal honest-to-goodness, your actual, kosher
ANTONYMS

imitation, fake

3‘it's not my real name’

SYNONYMS
true, actual

4‘there were tears of real grief in his eyes’

SYNONYMS
sincere, genuine, true, unfeigned, unpretended, heartfelt, from the heart, unaffected, earnest, wholehearted, fervent, honest, truthful
ANTONYMS

false

5‘he was a real man with manly pursuits’

SYNONYMS
proper, true, rightly so called
informal regular
archaic very

6‘you made me look a real idiot’

SYNONYMS
complete, utter, thorough, absolute, total, prize, perfect, veritable
British informal right, proper
Australian, New Zealand informal fair
archaic arrant

adverb

1‘that was real good of you’

SYNONYMS
very, extremely, exceedingly, exceptionally, especially, tremendously, immensely, vastly, hugely
extraordinarily, extra, excessively, overly, over, abundantly, inordinately, singularly, significantly, distinctly, outstandingly, uncommonly, unusually, decidedly, particularly, eminently, supremely, highly, remarkably, really, truly, mightily, thoroughly
all that, to a great extent, most, so, too
Scottish unco
très
Northern English right
informal terrifically, awfully, terribly, devilishly, madly, majorly, seriously, desperately, mega, ultra, oh-so, too-too, stinking, mucho, damn, damned, too … for words
informal, dated devilish, hellish, frightfully
British informal ever so, well, bloody, jolly, dead, dirty, fair
North American informal mighty, powerful, awful, plumb, darned, way, bitching, mad
South African informal lekker
archaic exceeding, sore