Translation of "truth" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /truːθ/ us /truθ/
the truth

B1 the real facts about a situation

la verdad
Do you think he was telling the truth?

(Translation of “truth” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /truːθ/ (plural truths /truːθz truːθs /)

trueness; the state of being true

I am certain of the truth of his story
’What is truth?’ asked the philosopher.

the true facts

I don’t know, and that’s the truth
Tell the truth about it.
truthful adjective

( opposite untruthful)

(of a person) telling the truth

sincero, franco, que dice la verdad
She’s a truthful child.


verídico, veraz
a truthful account of what happened.
truthfully adverb

sinceramente; verídicamente
Truthfully, I really can’t stand him.
truthfulness noun

tell the truth

to confess or make a true statement

decir la verdad
It’s always better to tell the truth.
to tell the truth

really; actually

a decir verdad, para ser sincero
To tell the truth, I forgot it was your birthday last week.

(Translation of “truth” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)