home truth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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home truthnoun [C]

uk   us   mainly UK
a ​true but ​unpleasantfact about yourself that another ​persontells you: He ​decided it was ​time to ​tell her a few ​home truths.
(Definition of home truth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “home truth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人不快的消息,坏消息…
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人不快的消息,壞消息…
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