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English definition of “truthful”


adjective     /ˈtruːθ.fəl/
honest and not containing or telling any lies : The public has a right to expect truthful answers from politicians . Are you being quite truthful with me?Honesty, openness and sincerity truthfully     /-i/ adverb I answered her questions truthfully.Honesty, openness and sincerity truthfulness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
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