n. 25B6; adjective
is she a fictional character or a real person? : ACTUAL, non-fictional, factual; historical; material, physical, tangible, concrete, palpable.
real gold : GENUINE, authentic, bona fide; informal pukka, kosher.
my real name : TRUE, actual.
tears of real grief : SINCERE, genuine, true, unfeigned, heartfelt, unaffected.
a real man : PROPER, true; informal regular; archaic very.
you're a real idiot : COMPLETE, utter, thorough, absolute, total, prize, perfect; Brit. informal right, proper; Austral./NZ informal fair.
25B6; adverb (N. Amer. informal) that's real good of you. : See very adverb .