true statement

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Noun1.true statement - a true statementtrue statement - a true statement; "he told the truth"; "he thought of answering with the truth but he knew they wouldn't believe it"
statement - a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc; "according to his statement he was in London on that day"
gospel truth, gospel - an unquestionable truth; "his word was gospel"
tautology - (logic) a statement that is necessarily true; "the statement `he is brave or he is not brave' is a tautology"
truism - an obvious truth
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I was just to give a plain, true statement of my acquirements and qualifications, and name what stipulations I chose to make, and then await the result.
The scrapes of the bad boys make up the rest of the story, and it is for those you read these books, I think," answered his mother, stroking back the hair off the honest little face that looked rather abashed at this true statement of the case.
It is useless to tell her she is man's victim, that she is his plaything, that she is cheated, down-trodden, kept under, laughed at, shabbily treated in every way--that is not a true statement of the case.
Bulstrode shrank from the direct falsehood of denying true statements.
I will use "existential statement" to mean any possibly true statement of the form "something that is x exists" (that is, "something that is x is existentially present, rather than absent, or is actualized")--for instance, "something that is alive exists.
Though for some this might be a true statement, in my experience as a financial advisor, for the majority it is not.
The midweek EFL Cup victory over Northampton saw the Red Devils avoid an embarrassing fourth successive loss, but it was the swagger and panache shown during the Rooney the bench game thrashing of Leicester that was their true statement of intent.
That's not a true statement, let's straighten our record, we're not going to let lies continue,' said Hamre in his message before introducing Yasay.
The depth and breadth of experience within our Clinical Advisory Board is a true statement to the potential of Narvitas," Arthur Malvett, chief operating officer of Narvitas, noted.
He said Dr Uzma was like his sister and he expected true statement about the incident and advised her to confirm facts first.
The right panel displays the true statement group, in which the US followed true statements.