the real deal

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the real deal

1. A person or thing who is genuinely superior or impressive in some regard and is therefore worthy of appreciation or respect. Boy, that superstar lawyer they brought in is the real deal. She's the one who took down Big Oil in court! Wow, this Corvette is the real deal! I never want to drive another car again!
2. The bare truth or facts of a matter. I'm in the middle of writing a book that gives people the real deal on the ties between elected officials and megacorporations.
See also: deal, real
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But we all know there's no substitute for the real deal - and Johnny Marr IS the real deal.
Real Deal Plus REAL Deal Plus, the local charity which operates from Ashington Life Centre, the former Old Police Station in Ashington, were the proud recipients of an award in the High Sheriff of Northumberland's Youth Against Crime Awards in recognition of "great and valuable services to the community".
Birmingham-based Brain Wade and Geraldine Perry claim the broadcaster took ideas for Must Be e Music from their programme called The Real Deal, which they pitched to Sky in 2009.
Martini's agent explained: "Some partygoers confused our Paolo for the real deal and what added to the confusion was that the real Paolo's parents were in the audience.
23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Keystone Food Products is pleased to announce that its signature line of snacks, The Real Deal Snacks, has received the Non-GMO Project Verified seal from the Non-GMO Project, an independent verification that assures a product has been produced according to best practices for GMO avoidance.
It's been a good pre-season, which we didn't have last year, so the real deal starts now," said head coach Griffiths.
This month, The Real Deal peeked inside the homes of some of Manhattan's top brokers to find out what's behind their front doors.
Northumberland County Council has signed up to the Real Deal charter to protect market customers from fake goods.
Best of all, there'll be some excellent live music with The Real Deal (that's brothers Chris and Tony Griffiths from The Real People, pictured, doing a special acoustic set) plus some great new Liverpool musicians including Greedy Jesus, The Lees and Rachael Dunn.
HIT ITV 1 show DICKINSON'S REAL DEAL is heading to Middlesbrough Town Hall on Saturday, May 28.
Melbourne, Feb 25 (ANI): The budding romance between Shane Warne and Liz Hurley is the real deal, according to one of the spin king's friends.
On Friday, April 16, they'll be on display for central Arkansas fans and a statewide television audience when they and their Arkansas Wings teammates take on Team Final from the Philadelphia area to kick off the Real Deal in the Rock.
The Real Deal brings us to the present, including the truth about his role on Dragons' Den, what his charity work in Kashmir means to him, and how he has re-evaluated what money is worth.
TONY: But we can get rid of potentially pounds 3,000 a day on the Real Deal which returns tomorrow morning.
Chris Ashmore, sales director for Barratt, explained: "The Real Deal is a new scheme which has been specifically designed for those purchasers who are looking for a simple cash saving.