Synonyms of actually in English:


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1‘I looked upset but actually I was terribly excited’

really, in fact, in actual fact, in point of fact, as a matter of fact, in reality, in actuality, in truth, if truth be told, to tell the truth
dated indeed, truly
archaic in sooth, verily
rare in the concrete

2‘he had actually conspired against his friends’

literally, to all intents and purposes, in effect
even, though it may seem strange, believe it or not, surprisingly, as it happens
archaic forsooth