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ver·i·ty

 (vĕr′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. ver·i·ties
1. The quality or condition of being true, factual, or real.
2. Something, such as a statement or principle, that is true, especially an enduring truth. See Synonyms at truth.

[Middle English verite, truth, from Old French, from Latin vēritās, from vērus, true; see wērə-o- in Indo-European roots.]

verity

(ˈvɛrɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. the quality or state of being true, real, or correct
2. a true principle, statement, idea, etc; a truth or fact
[C14: from Old French vérité, from Latin vēritās, from vērus true]

ver•i•ty

(ˈvɛr ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the state or quality of being true.
2. something that is true, as a principle, belief, or statement.
[1325–75; Middle English < Latin vēritās=vēr(us) true + -itās -ity]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.verity - conformity to reality or actuality; "they debated the truth of the proposition"; "the situation brought home to us the blunt truth of the military threat"; "he was famous for the truth of his portraits"; "he turned to religion in his search for eternal verities"
actuality - the state of actually existing objectively; "a hope that progressed from possibility to actuality"
2.verity - an enduring or necessary ethical or religious or aesthetic truth
truth - a fact that has been verified; "at last he knew the truth"; "the truth is that he didn't want to do it"

verity

noun fact, truth, reality, gospel (truth), certainty, actuality, naked truth the undeniable verities of life

verity

noun
Translations

verity

[ˈverɪtɪ] Nverdad f
the eternal veritieslas verdades eternas

verity

n (liter)Wahrheit f
References in classic literature ?
When the verities become acrobats, we can judge them.