KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 事實, from (affair) + (fact)

PronunciationEdit

Revised Romanization? sasil
Revised Romanization (translit.)? sasil
McCune–Reischauer? sasil
Yale Romanization? sāsil
Audio
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South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 사 / 사

Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch only on the second syllable, and also heightens the subsequent suffixed syllable.

NounEdit

사실 (sasil) (hanja 事實)

  1. fact, reality, truth

AdverbEdit

사실 (sasil) (hanja 事實)

  1. in fact, actually