Definitions For Actual


  • Presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible


  • Being or existing at the present moment
  • Taking place in reality; not pretended or imitated
  • Existing in act or fact
  • Being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something

Is Actual a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Actual is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Actual in a Sentence

  • They signed the agreement in the spring, but the actual sale wasn't made until that summer.
  • You deposit money in a bank account but the actual money is not held there.
  • The actual cost of the repair was much higher than the estimate.

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Antonyms for Actual

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