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sooth

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adjective \ˈsüth\

Definition of sooth

  1. 1 archaic :  true

  2. 2 archaic :  soft, sweet



Origin of sooth

Middle English, from Old English sōth; akin to Old High German sand true, Latin esse to be


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with sooth


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sooth

noun

Definition of sooth

  1. 1 :  truth, reality

  2. 2 obsolete :  blandishment



Examples of sooth

  1. <I doubt not the sooth of what you say, but there may be other facts of which we are unaware.>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of sooth

before 12th century


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