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truth

noun  /truθ/ us  

truth noun (FACT)

[U] the actual fact or facts about a matter: Tell the truth, now, how did the chair get broken? We may never know the truth about what happened.

truth noun (QUALITY)

[U] the quality of being true: I can see some truth in what she said.

truth noun (PRINCIPLE)

[C] ( plural truths  /truðz, truθs/) a statement or principle that is generally considered to be true: a scientific truth Our system of belief is based on a few simple truths.
Translations of “truth”
in Spanish verdad…
in French vérité…
in German die Wahrheit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 真实性, 真理, 原理…
in Russian правда, истина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 真實性, 真理, 原理…
in Turkish gerçeklik, doğruluk, gerçek…
in Polish prawda…
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