n.1.One who loves the truth.
Truth-lover was our English Duke.
- Tennyson.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Don't jump into such conclusions, my dear truth-lovers! The percentages of support from the opinion polls are not a social democratic recipe for an Easter cake.
Truth-lovers prepared to read on discovered that Webster had been split from his girlfriend for more than a year and was what you might call a 'free agent'.