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1.
adjective - term created by Tupac Shakur to describe a state of being honest, truthful, raw and respected.
That nigga is the realest MC out right now.
by Bootsie November 17, 2003
 
2.
used to describe an indiviual who lives tha fact that cool iz not following other people, it's just doing you. Someone who puts themself out there exactly as they are, not fronting to be more or less.
Jerome: Did u c Khalid? He 'like an old man'.
Me: *laugh* I kno he just don't give a f*ck. He one of tha realest
by Scooby Dubee September 21, 2007
 
3.
Actual, true, genuine.

In general use, it describes objects, persons, experiences, etc., that are what they are said or purport to be.

That which is described as real is genuine as opposed to counterfeit, false, or merely supposed.
Your child is having trouble grasping the English language. He keeps referring to himself as the realest thug.
by AJBeezy April 16, 2008