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truth·ful

 (tro͞oth′fəl)
adj.
1. Consistently telling the truth; honest.
2. Corresponding to reality; true.

truth′ful·ly adv.
truth′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.truthfully - with truthtruthfully - with truth; "I told him truthfully that I had just returned from my vacation"; "he answered the question as truthfully as he could"
mendaciously, untruthfully - in a mendacious and untruthful manner; "I told him, quite untruthfully, that I had just returned from leave"

truthfully

adverb
Translations
بِصِدْق، بصورةٍ حَقيقِيَّه
pravdivě
igazsághoz hûenszavahihetõen
sannleikanum samkvæmt
pravdivo
resnično

truthfully

[ˈtruːθfəlɪ] ADVsinceramente
now tell me truthfullyahora (bien), dime la verdad
truthfully, I don't knowde veras, no sé nada

truthfully

[ˈtruːθfʊli] advsincèrement, sans mentir

truthfully

advehrlich; answer, say also, explainwahrheitsgemäß, der Wahrheit entsprechend

truthfully

[ˈtruːθfəlɪ] advsinceramente

truth

(truːθ) plural truths (truːθz truːθs) noun
1. trueness; the state of being true. I am certain of the truth of his story; `What is truth?' asked the philosopher.
2. the true facts. I don't know, and that's the truth; Tell the truth about it.
ˈtruthful adjective
(negative untruthful).
1. (of a person) telling the truth. She's a truthful child.
2. true. a truthful account of what happened.
ˈtruthfully adverb
ˈtruthfulness noun
tell the truth
to confess or make a true statement.
to tell the truth
really; actually. To tell the truth I forgot it was your birthday last week.
References in classic literature ?
I can understand immorality," she said, not quite truthfully, since she never could understand that which leads women to immorality; "but I don't understand cruelty: to whom?
Many dear old ladies who daily look at tiny shoes lying in lavender-scented drawers, and weep as they think of the tiny feet whose toddling march is done, and sweet-faced young ones who place each night beneath their pillow some lock that once curled on a boyish head that the salt waves have kissed to death, will call me a nasty cynical brute and say I'm talking nonsense; but I believe, nevertheless, that if they will ask themselves truthfully whether they find it unpleasant to dwell thus on their sorrow, they will be compelled to answer "No.
It has been said that the whale only breathes through his spout-hole; if it could truthfully be added that his spouts are mixed with water, then I opine we should be furnished with the reason why his sense of smell seems obliterated in him; for the only thing about him that at all answers to his nose is that identical spout-hole; and being so clogged with two elements, it could not be expected to have the power of smelling.
Tragic as that history seemed to her passionate and undisciplined mind, she told it truthfully and without exaggeration.
To be honest, it was very hard reading even then, and I cannot truthfully pretend that I have ever liked Wordsworth except in parts, though for the matter of that, I do not suppose that any one ever did.
If I could only truthfully say that I was sorry," he answered, "but I can't.
I believe your object to be, purely and truthfully, as you have stated it.
These artists will take particles of stone or glass no larger than a mustard seed, and piece them together on a sleeve button or a shirt stud, so smoothly and with such nice adjustment of the delicate shades of color the pieces bear, as to form a pigmy rose with stem, thorn, leaves, petals complete, and all as softly and as truthfully tinted as though Nature had builded it herself.
I thought over his question, for I wanted to answer it truthfully, at all events to my soul.
There's nothing to tell," she said truthfully, but in such a manner as to convey that three volumes would scarcely have contained the lurid facts.
There is no such people," asserted the Band-lu quite truthfully, toying with his spear in a most suggestive manner.
Captain Duncan truthfully admitted that it was, though he most unveraciously shielded Dag Daughtry by repeating his yarn of the dog coming on board of itself.