Reality and Realism


Reality noun - The state of being actual or real.
Usage example: the reality of his situation slowly dawned on him

Realism is a synonym for reality in fact topic. In some cases you can use "Realism" instead a noun "Reality", when it comes to topics like verisimilitude, facts of existence. popular alternative


Realism noun - The state of being actual or real.
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Synonyms for Realism

Reality is a synonym for realism in authenticity topic. You can use "Reality" instead a noun "Realism". popular alternative

How words are described

full full reality full realism
total total reality total realism
harsh harsh reality harsh realism
brutal brutal reality brutal realism
Other adjectives: actual, entire, real, hard, little, grim, stark, bizarre, scientific, historical.
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