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 for really
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Re-ally \Re"-al*ly"\ (-l[imac]"), v. t. [Pref. re- + ally, v.
     To bring together again; to compose or form anew. --Spenser.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Really \Re"al*ly`\ (r[=a]"[aum]l*l[=e]`), adv.
     Royally. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Really \Re"al*ly\ (r[=e]"al*l[y^]), adv.
     In a real manner; with or in reality; actually; in truth.
     [1913 Webster]
           Whose anger is really but a short fit of madness.
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     Note: Really is often used familiarly as a slight
           corroboration of an opinion or a declaration.
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                 Why, really, sixty-five is somewhat old. --Young.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: in accordance with truth or fact or reality; "she was now
             truly American"; "a genuinely open society"; "they don't
             really listen to us" [syn: truly, genuinely,
      2: in actual fact; "to be nominally but not actually
         independent"; "no one actually saw the shark"; "large
         meteorites actually come from the asteroid belt" [syn:
         actually, really]
      3: in fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers); "in
         truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire";
         "really, you shouldn't have done it"; "a truly awful book"
         [syn: in truth, really, truly]
      4: used as intensifiers; `real' is sometimes used informally for
         `really'; `rattling' is informal; "she was very gifted"; "he
         played very well"; "a really enjoyable evening"; "I'm real
         sorry about it"; "a rattling good yarn" [syn: very,
         really, real, rattling]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  123 Moby Thesaurus words for "really":
     OK, Roger, absolutely, actually, all right, almighty, alright,
     alrighty, amen, as you say, assuredly, at bottom, authentically,
     awfully, aye, by all means, categorically, certainly, clearly, da,
     de facto, decidedly, definitely, demonstrably, doubtlessly, easily,
     exactly, exceedingly, exceptionally, extraordinarily, extremely,
     factually, fine, for a certainty, for real, forsooth, genuinely,
     good, good enough, hear, historically, honestly, in actuality,
     in all conscience, in effect, in fact, in reality, in truth,
     in very sooth, indeed, indeedy, indubitably, ja, just, just so,
     legitimately, mais oui, manifestly, mightily, mighty,
     most assuredly, naturally, naturellement, nothing else but,
     noticeably, observably, obviously, of a truth, of course, okay,
     only too, oui, patently, positively, powerful, powerfully,
     precisely, pretty, quite, rather, real, really-truly, remarkably,
     right, righto, sensibly, seriously, so, sure, sure thing, surely,
     terribly, terrifically, to be sure, truly, unaffectedly,
     unambiguously, unassumedly, uncommonly, undeniably, undoubtedly,
     unmistakably, unquestionably, unusually, veridically, verily,
     veritably, very, very well, visibly, warts and all, well and good,
     why yes, with truth, without doubt, yea, yeah, yep, yes,
     yes indeed, yes indeedy, yes sir, yes sirree

From The Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906) :

  REALLY, adv.  Apparently.

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