Definition of truth
- truths of thermodynamics
At some point you have to face the simple truth that we failed.
Their explanation was simpler but came closer to the truth.
The article explains the truth about global warming.
A reporter soon discovered the truth.
Do you swear to tell the whole truth and nothing but the truth?
Her story contains a grain of truth but also lots of exaggeration.
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the truth : the real facts about something : the things that are true
: the quality or state of being true
: a statement or idea that is true or accepted as true
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