Veracity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Veracity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ veracity
veracity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ truthfulness
truthfulness
frankness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ truth
truth
sincerity
candor
honesty
fidelity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ plain dealing
plain dealing
bona fides
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ love of truth
love of truth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ probity
probity
&c. 939
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ingenuousness
ingenuousness
&c.(artlessness) 703
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
the truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ honest truth
honest truth
sober truth
&c.(fact) 494
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ unvarnished tale
unvarnished tale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ light of truth
light of truth
PARAG:Veracity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speak the truth
speak the truth
tell the truth
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speak by the card
speak by the card
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ paint in its true colors
paint in its true colors
show oneself in one's true colors
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make a clean breast
make a clean breast
&c.(disclose) 529
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ speak one's mind
speak one's mind
&c.(be blunt) 703
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not lie
not lie
&c. 544
not deceive
&c. 545
PARAG:Veracity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ truthful
truthful
true
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ veracious
veracious
veridical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ scrupulous
scrupulous
&c.(honorable) 939
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sincere
sincere
candid
frank
open
straightforward
unreserved
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ open hearted
open hearted
true hearted
simple-hearted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ honest
honest
trustworthy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undissembling
undissembling
&c.(dissemble &c. 544) ???
guileless
pure
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ truth-loving
truth-loving
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unperjured
unperjured
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ true blue
true blue
as good as one's word
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unaffected
unaffected
unfeigned
bona fide
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ outspoken
outspoken
ingenuous
&c.(artless) 703
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undisguised
undisguised
&c.(real) 494
PARAG:Veracity->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ truly
truly
&c.(really) 494
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in plain words
in plain words
&c. 703
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in truth
in truth
with truth
of a truth
in good truth
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ as the dial to the sun
as the dial to the sun
as the needle to the pole
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ honor bright
honor bright
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ troth
troth
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in good sooth
in good sooth
in good earnest
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ unfeignedly
unfeignedly
with no nonsense
in sooth
sooth to say
bona fide
in foro conscientiae
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ without equivocation
without equivocation
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ cartes sur table
cartes sur table
from the bottom of one's heart
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ by my troth
by my troth
&c.(affirmation) 535

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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