- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||being or resulting in effect but not precisely in fact.
They had only known each other for a week before the wedding, so they were virtual strangers.By not defending herself in court, the accused woman gave a virtual admission of guilt.The public's virtual ignorance of political matters in this city makes corruption more likely.
- similar words:
- essential, implicit, practical, tacit