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actually
British English: /ˈaktʃʊəli/
American English: /ˈæk(t)ʃ(u)əli/

Translation of actually in German:

adverb

  • (in fact) (by the way) (believe it or not) actually, to tell you the truth … actually, I must be going
    ich muss jetzt wirklich gehen
    I'm actually quite capable of looking after myself
    im Übrigen bin ich gut in der Lage, für mich selbst zu sorgen
    he actually had the cheek to suggest …
    er hatte tatsächlich die Unverfrorenheit, vorzuschlagen …

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