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home truth

noun [C] uk   mainly UK us  
a true but unpleasant fact about yourself that another person tells you: He decided it was time to tell her a few home truths.
Translations of “home truth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人不快的消息,壞消息…
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人不快的消息,坏消息…
(Definition of home truth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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