to tell the truth

idiom

Definition of to tell the truth 

used to say that one is stating what one really thinks I didn't really like the movie, to tell the truth.

Learn More about to tell the truth

Share to tell the truth

Statistics for to tell the truth

Look-up Popularity

Comments on to tell the truth

What made you want to look up to tell the truth? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to enclose within walls

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!