home truth

noun

Definition of home truth

  1. 1 :  an unpleasant fact that jars the sensibilities

  2. 2 :  a statement of undisputed fact

First Known Use of home truth

1711


HOME TRUTH Defined for English Language Learners

home truth

noun

Definition of home truth for English Language Learners

  • : an unpleasant fact about someone or something

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