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Definition of truely

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1. truly [ r ] in accordance with truth or fact or reality
Examples: "she was now truly American" "a genuinely open society" "they don't really listen to us"

Used in print:

(Chicago Daily Tribune...)

If , in Larkin 's eyes , they are nothing but Piccadilly farmers , he has as much to learn about them as they have to learn about the ways of truly rural living .

It is truly odd and ironic that the most handsome and impressive film yet made from Miguel_de_Cervantes ' `` Don_Quixote '' is the brilliant Russian spectacle , done in wide_screen and color , which opened yesterday at the Fifty-fifth_Street and Sixty-eighth_Street_Playhouses .

(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)

In the absence of a truly adequate conceptuality in which the gospel can be expressed , the unavoidable need to demythologize it makes use of whatever resources are at_hand - and this usually means one or another of the various forms of `` folk religion '' current in the situation .

(High Fidelity, 11:10...)

Here is truly a `` Great Recording of the Century '' , and its greatness is by_no_means diminished by the fact that it is not quite perfect .

Because of this , only those with truly fine equipment will be able to appreciate the exact degree of the engineers ' triumph .

Synonyms really truly genuinely Related Terms true actual actual actual

2. truly [ r ] by right
Examples: "baseball rightfully is the nation's pastime"

Synonyms rightfully truly Related Terms true true true

3. truly [ r ] with sincerity; without pretense
Examples: "she praised him sincerely for his victory" "was unfeignedly glad to see his old teacher" "we are truly sorry for the inconvenience"

Synonyms sincerely unfeignedly truly Related Terms insincerely sincere genuine genuine genuine

4. truly [ r ] (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers) "in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire"
Examples: "really, you shouldn't have done it" "a truly awful book" (`forsooth' is archaic and now usually used to express disbelief)

Synonyms in_truth forsooth truly really Related Terms intensifier

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