|Having existence or being or actuality.|
An attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient.
Much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran.
|Being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory.|
Real people; not ghosts.
A film based on real life.
A real illness.
Life is real! Life is earnest!
|Presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible.|
The predicted temperature and the actual temperature were markedly different.
Actual and imagined conditions.