true-life


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true-life

(tro͞o′līf′)
adj.
Presenting conditions and especially human relationships accurately; true to life: a true-life romance.
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true-life

adj
directly comparable to reality: a true-life romance.
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true′-life′



adj.
resembling or depicting everyday life; true to life; realistic: true-life stories.
[1925–30]
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true-life

adjective
Accurately representing what is depicted or described:
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true-life

[ˈtruːlaɪf] ADJverdadero, conforme con la realidad
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