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truly

adverb

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1 not merely this but also
  • he is a kind, truly generous man

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2 to tell the truth
  • truly, I had no idea you were throwing me a party

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3 without any question
  • I very much appreciate your gift—truly, I can't thank you enough!

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4 in actual fact
  • this is truly the nicest thing anyone has done for me

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The first known use of truly was in the 13th century

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“Truly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/truly. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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