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in truth

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1 to tell the truth
  • In truth, I'm not sure what really happened.

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2 not merely this but also
  • It's starting to get dark, and in truth I'm pretty tired.

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3 in actual fact
  • In truth, it can take several years for a new business to turn a profit.

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“In truth.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/in%20truth. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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