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adverb realistically pronunciation in British English /ˌrɪəˈlɪstɪkli/
  1. 1
    in a way that seems real or is like real life
    Visitors can realistically experience life at sea.
  2. 2
    in a way that shows you have accepted a situation as it really is, not as you would like it to be
    You can’t realistically expect people to pay such a high price.
    1. a.
      used for saying what is likely in a situation
      Realistically, only around 20 people will attend these classes.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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