What is the opposite of actually?

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Opposite of used when expressing a contradictory or unexpected opinion
Opposite of used to emphasize a statement or response
Opposite of in actual fact, as opposed to what is said or imagined to be true or possible
“The film plausibly suggests that her interpretation is flawed even if they are based on the right ideas.”
Opposite of at a basic or fundamental level
(informal, for real) Opposite of in a genuine, true, serious, or earnest manner
“It is unlikely to be worth anything.”
Opposite of in an open, honest, and direct manner
Opposite of in fact, whether by right or not
Opposite of used to emphasize a description
Opposite of by the fact itself
Opposite of adverb for existing in reality or as a matter of fact
“Not surprisingly, a majority would not sign a blank cheque for a hypothetical war.”
Opposite of adverb for existing at the present time
“They never invaded, but Napoleon's troops received careful and invaluable training for future military operations.”
Opposite of adverb for used as an intensifier to emphasize a following noun
“I have given an approximate figure showing an eventual decrease in employment from 11,000, to 8,000.”
Opposite of as a matter of fact
“The structure should, in theory, stand up well to harsh conditions.”
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