Thesaurus

verily

adverb

Synonyms of verily

1 to tell the truth
  • verily, I don't remember a single thing about that course

Synonyms for verily

Words Related to verily

Phrases Synonymous with verily

2 not merely this but also
  • I shall pay back your loan and verily do so with considerable interest

Synonyms for verily

Words Related to verily

Phrases Synonymous with verily

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about verily

Time Traveler for verily

Time Traveler

The first known use of verily was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Cite this Entry

“Verily.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/verily. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on verily

Dictionary: Definition of verily

Britannica English: Translation of verily for Arabic Speakers

Comments on verily

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

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!