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Алтернативни облици[уреди]

  • trewth (obsolete)
  • Truth (sometimes when referring to religious truth)


Од Средњи Енглески truthe, trewthe, treowthe, од Стари Енглески trēowþ, trīewþ (truth, veracity, faith, fidelity, loyalty, honour, pledge, covenant), од Пра-Германски *triwwiþō (promise, covenant, contract), од Пра-Индо-Европски *drū- (tree), од Пра-Индо-Европски *deru- (firm, solid), equivalent to true +‎ -th. Cognate with Norwegian trygd (trustworthiness, security, insurance), Исландски tryggð (loyalty, fidelity).



truth (usually uncountable, plural truths)

  1. True facts, genuine depiction or statements of reality.
    The truth is that our leaders knew a lot more than they were letting on.
  2. Conformity to fact or reality; correctness, accuracy.
    There was some truth in his statement that he had no other choice.
  3. The state or quality of being true to someone or something.
    Truth to one's own feelings is all-important in life.
  4. (archaic) Faithfulness, fidelity.
  5. (obsolete) A pledge of loyalty or faith.
  6. Conformity to rule; exactness; close correspondence with an example, mood, model, etc.
  7. That which is real, in a deeper sense; spiritual or ‘genuine’ reality.
    The truth is what is.
    Alcoholism and redemption led me finally to truth.
  8. (countable) Something acknowledged to be true; a true statement or axiom.
    Hunger and jealousy are just eternal truths of human existence.
  9. (physics, dated) Topness. (See also truth quark.)



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truth (third-person singular simple present truths, present participle truthing, simple past and past participle truthed)

  1. (obsolete, транзитивно) To assert as true; to declare; to speak truthfully.
  2. To make exact; to correct for inaccuracy.
  3. (nonstandard, intransitive) To tell the truth.
    • 1966, Nancy Sinatra, "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'"
      You keep lying, when you oughta be truthin'

See also[уреди]


  • truth at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • truth in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911