Associations to the word «Truly»


TRULY, adverb. In accordance with the facts; truthfully, accurately.
TRULY, adverb. Honestly, genuinely, in fact, really.
TRULY, adverb. Very.

Dictionary definition

TRULY, adverb. In accordance with truth or fact or reality; "she was now truly American"; "a genuinely open society"; "they don't really listen to us".
TRULY, adverb. By right; "baseball rightfully is the nation's pastime".
TRULY, adverb. With sincerity; without pretense; "she praised him sincerely for his victory"; "was unfeignedly glad to see his old teacher"; "we are truly sorry for the inconvenience".
TRULY, adverb. In fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers); "in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire"; "really, you shouldn't have done it"; "a truly awful book".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope