Definition of reality check in English:
noun[usually in singular] informal
An occasion on which one is reminded of the state of things in the real world: the bloated financial industry needs a reality check
More example sentences
- Let's hope that those responsible for the proper use of State funds experience a swift reality check in the interim.
- But let's take a quick reality check and see what increased tuition really means.
- It's also a wake-up call, a reality check from which you emerge with a reassuring sense of integrity.
Definition of reality check in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan