Truth

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Object of knowledge.
<- N
PARAG:Truth->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fact
fact
reality
&c.(existence) 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ plain matter of fact
plain matter of fact
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nature
nature
&c.(principle) 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ truth
truth
verity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gospel
gospel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ orthodoxy
orthodoxy
&c. 983a
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ authenticity
authenticity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ veracity
veracity
&c. 543
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ correctitude
correctitude
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ accuracy
accuracy
exactitude
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ exactness
exactness
preciseness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ precision
precision
delicacy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rigor
rigor
mathematical precision
punctuality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ clockwork precision
clockwork precision
&c.(regularity) 80
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ conformity to rule
conformity to rule
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ nicety
nicety
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ orthology
orthology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ipsissima verba
ipsissima verba
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ realism
realism
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ plain truth
plain truth
honest truth
sober truth
naked truth
unalloyed truth
unqualified truth
stern truth
exact truth
intrinsic truth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nuda veritas
nuda veritas
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ the very thing
the very thing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ not an-illusion
not an-illusion
&c. 495
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ real Simon Pure
real Simon Pure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ unvarnished tale
unvarnished tale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ just the thing
just the thing
PARAG:Truth->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be-true
be-true
&c.->Adj.
be the case
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ sand the test
sand the test
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have the true ring
have the true ring
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold good
hold good
hold true
hold water
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render true
render true
prove true
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ substantiate
substantiate
&c.(evidence) 467
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ get at the truth
get at the truth
&c.(discover) 480a
PARAG:Truth->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ real
real
actual
&c.(existing) 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ veritable
veritable
true
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ right
right
correct
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ certain
certain
&c. 474
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ substantially true
substantially true
categorically true
&c.???
true to the letter
true as gospel
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unimpeachable
unimpeachable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ veracious
veracious
&c. 543
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unreconfuted
unreconfuted
unconfuted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unideal
unideal
unimagined
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ realistic
realistic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ exact
exact
accurate
definite
precise
well-defined
just
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ strict
strict
severe
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ close
close
&c.(similar) 17
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ literal
literal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ rigid
rigid
rigorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ scrupulous
scrupulous
&c.(conscientious) 939
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ religiously exact
religiously exact
punctual
mathematical
scientific
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ faithful
faithful
constant
unerring
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ curious
curious
particular
nice
delicate
fine
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ clean-cut
clean-cut
clear-cut
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ genuine
genuine
authentic
legitimate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ orthodox
orthodox
&c. 983a
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ official
official
ex officio
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ pure
pure
natural
sound
sterling
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unsophisticated
unsophisticated
unadulterated
unvarnished
uncolored
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ in its true colors
in its true colors
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ pukka
pukka
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ well-grounded
well-grounded
well founded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ solid
solid
substantial
tangible
valid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ undistorted
undistorted
undisguised
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ unaffected
unaffected
unexaggerated
unromantic
unflattering
PARAG:Truth->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ truly
truly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ verily
verily
indeed
in reality
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with truth
with truth
&c.(veracity) 543
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ certainly
certainly
&c.(certain) 474
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ actually
actually
&c.(existence) 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in effect
in effect
&c.(intrinsically) 5
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ exactly
exactly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ ad amussim
ad amussim
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ verbatim
verbatim
verbatim et literatim
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ word for word
word for word
literally
literatim
totidem vervis
sic
to the letter
chapter and verse
ipsissimis verbis
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ ad unguem
ad unguem
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ to an inch
to an inch
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ to a nicety
to a nicety
to a hair
to a tittle
to a turn
to a T
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ au pied de la lettre
au pied de la lettre
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ neither more nor less
neither more nor less
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ in every respect
in every respect
in all respects
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ sous tous les rapports
sous tous les rapports
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ at any rate
at any rate
at all events
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ strictly speaking
strictly speaking

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • TRUTH — (Heb. אֱמֶת, ʾemet). The Bible often speaks of God as the God of truth (e.g., Jer. 10:10; Ps. 31:6), as does the Talmud where this synonymity climaxes in the famous dictum: The Seal of God is truth (Shab. 55a; TJ, Sanh. 1:5). The same idea is… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Truth — Truth, n.; pl. {Truths}. [OE. treuthe, trouthe, treowpe, AS. tre[ o]w?. See {True}; cf. {Troth}, {Betroth}.] 1. The quality or being true; as: (a) Conformity to fact or reality; exact accordance with that which is, or has been; or shall be. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • truth — I noun accuracy, actuality, authenticity, candor, conformity to fact, correctness, exactness, fact, genuineness, honesty, integrity, precision, probity, realism, reality, right, sincerity, veracity, veritas, verity associated concepts:… …   Law dictionary

  • truth — truth; truth·ful; truth·less; un·truth; un·truth·ful; un·truth·ful·ness; truth·ful·ly; truth·ful·ness; truth·less·ness; …   English syllables

  • truth — ► NOUN (pl. truths) 1) the quality or state of being true. 2) (also the truth) that which is true as opposed to false. 3) a fact or belief that is accepted as true. ● in truth Cf. ↑in truth …   English terms dictionary

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  • truth — O.E. triewð (W.Saxon), treowð (Mercian) faithfulness, quality of being true, from triewe, treowe faithful (see TRUE (Cf. true)). Meaning accuracy, correctness is from 1560s. Unlike LIE (Cf. lie) (v.), there is no primary verb in English or most… …   Etymology dictionary

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