to tell (you) the truth
Definition of to tell (you) the truth
—used to say that one is being honest and admitting something To tell the truth, I liked her first book better, To tell you the truth, I don't remember when I saw her last.
Word by Word Definitions
: to relate in detail : narrate
: to give utterance to : say
: to make known : divulge, reveal
: hill, mound
: an ancient mound in the Middle East composed of remains of successive settlements
: the body of real things, events, and facts : actuality
: the state of being the case : fact
: a transcendent fundamental or spiritual reality
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