English adjective: existent
|1.||existent having existence or being or actuality|
|Samples||An attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient.|
Much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran.
|Attribute||being, beingness, existence|
|2.||existent being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory|
Real people; not ghosts.
A film based on real life.
A real illness.
Life is real! Life is earnest!.
|Similar||actual, actual, documentary, factual, historical, objective|
|See also||concrete, echt, genuine, realistic, sincere|
|Attribute||realism, reality, realness|
|3.||existent presently existing in fact and not merely potential or possible|
|Samples||The predicted temperature and the actual temperature were markedly different.|
Actual and imagined conditions.