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

We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation.
Florence Scovel Shinn