Complete Definition of "true"

wikipedia|dab=true
English

rank|anything|matter|passed|291|true|friend|herself|year

Etymology
Old English trÄowe

Pronunciation
IPA|/truË/, SAMPA|/tru:/
audio|en-us-true.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-uË|-uË

Adjective
en-adj|tru|er

  1. context|of a statement concurring with a given set of facts.
  2. logic A state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result.

#:"A and B" is true if and only if "A" is true and "B" is true.

  1. Loyal, faithful.

#:Heâs turned out to be a true friend. (See below, "Compound Words and Terms")

  1. Genuine.

#:This is true Parmesan cheese.

  1. Legitimate.

#:The true king has returned!

  1. Truth

#:...the true mention some form of accord with fact or reality.

Antonyms
false (1,2,3)

Translations
trans-top|concurring with a given set of facts
Albanian: vërtetë
Aramaic:
:Syriac: ܫܪÜÜªÜ (sharÄ«rÄ, sharÄ«ro) m, ܫܪÜÜªÜ¬Ü (sharÄ«rtÄ, sharÄ«rto) f
:Hebrew: שר××¨× (sharÄ«rÄ, sharÄ«ro) m, שר××¨×ª× (sharÄ«rtÄ, sharÄ«rto) f
Catalan: veritable
Croatian: istinit, pravi
Czech: pravdivý m
Danish: sand
Dutch: echt, echte
Fijian: dina
Finnish: tosi
French: vrai
German: wahr
Greek: αλήθεια (alíthia) f
Hebrew: × ××× (nakhón)
trans-mid
Hungarian: igaz
Indonesian: benar
Italian: vero
Japanese: çå®ã® (shinjitsu-no)
Korean: ì°¸ëë¤ (chamdoeda), ë°ë¥´ë¤ (bareuda)
Maori: pono
Polish: prawdziwy
Portuguese: verdadeiro
Russian: веÑнÑй (vérnyj),иÑÑиннÑй (ístinnyj), пÑавдивÑй (pravdívyj)
Sardinian: beru
Scottish Gaelic: fìor
Serbian: istinit, pravi, istinito, pravo
Slovene: resniÄen m, resniÄna f, resniÄno n
Spanish: cierto
Swedish: sann
Turkish: gerçek
trans-bottom

trans-top|A state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result
Dutch: waar, ware
Finnish: tosi
French: vrai
German: wahr
Hebrew: ××××× (hiyúvi)
Japanese: ç (shin)
Korean: ì°¸ì´ë¤ (chamida)
trans-mid
Polish: prawdziwy
Portuguese: verdadeiro
Russian: иÑÑиннÑй (ístinnyj)
Serbian: istinito
Slovene: resniÄno n resnica f
Swedish: sann
Turkish: doÄru
trans-bottom

trans-top|Loyal, faithful
Aramaic:
:Syriac: ܫܪÜÜªÜ (sharÄ«rÄ, sharÄ«ro) m, ܫܪÜÜªÜ¬Ü (sharÄ«rtÄ, sharÄ«rto) f
:Hebrew: שר××¨× (sharÄ«rÄ, sharÄ«ro) m, שר××¨×ª× (sharÄ«rtÄ, sharÄ«rto) f
Dutch: trouw, trouwe
Finnish: tosi- (in compounds)
German: wahr, treu
Greek: ÏιÏÏÏÏ (pistós) m, ÏιÏÏή (pistí) f
trans-mid
Hebrew: × ××× (neâeman)
Japanese: æ¬å½ã® (hontÅ-no)
Korean: ì°¸ëë¤ (chamdoeda), ë°ë¥´ë¤ (bareuda)
Portuguese: verdadeiro
Russian: веÑнÑй (vérnyj)
Scottish Gaelic: dìleas
Serbian: veran m, verna f, verno n
Spanish: verdadero
Swedish: trogen, sann
Turkish: sadık
trans-bottom

trans-top|Genuine
Czech: pravý m
Finnish: oikea
German: echt
Greek: αÏθενÏικÏÏ (afthentikós) m
Japanese: æ¬ç©ã® (honmono-no)
Korean: ì°¸ëë¤ (chamdoeda), ë°ë¥´ë¤ (bareuda)
trans-mid
Portuguese: verdadeiro
Russian: наcÑоÑÑий (nastojášÄij)
Scottish Gaelic: fìor
Serbian: iskren, istinski
Spanish: auténtico
Swedish: äkta
Turkish: gerçek
trans-bottom

trans-top|Legitimate
Finnish: todellinen
German: wahr
Greek: νÏÎ¼Î¹Î¼Î¿Ï (nómimos) m
Japanese: 正統㪠(seitÅ-na)
Korean: ì°¸ëë¤ (chamdoeda), ë°ë¥´ë¤ (bareuda)
trans-mid
Portuguese: verdadeiro
Russian: иÑÑиннÑй (ístinnyj), наcÑоÑÑий (nastojášÄij)
Serbian: istinito, zakonito
Swedish: sann
trans-bottom

checktrans-top
ttbc|Arabic: ARchar|صحÙØ­ unicode|(Êaħíeħ)
ttbc|Catalan: ver#Catalan|ver
ttbc|Cebuano: matuod
ttbc|Chinese: çå® (zhÄnshí), çç (zhÄnde), 正确 (zhèngquè)
ttbc|Esperanto: vera
ttbc|Hungarian: igaz, igaz, valódi
ttbc|Ido: vera
ttbc|Irish: fíor
ttbc|Italian: vero
ttbc|Romany: tatcho
ttbc|Romanian: adevÄrat
ttbc|Spanish: verdadero
trans-bottom

Noun
true pluralonly

  1. italbrac|always with "the" Those who are loyal or faithful.

Translations

Greek: οι ÏιÏÏοί (i pistí) m pl
mid

Verb
en-verb|trues|trueing|trued

  1. To straighten.

#: He trued the spokes of the bicycle wheel.

Translations

Finnish: suoristaa
Greek: αληθεÏει (alithévi)
mid
Portuguese: endireitar
Swedish: räta

Derived terms
true blue
true-heart
come true

Related terms
false
truth

Category:100 English basic words
Category:Positive words

fr:true
ko:true
hy:true
io:true
id:true
it:true
kk:true
ku:true
la:true
hu:true
ja:true
pl:true
pt:true
ru:true
simple:true
fi:true
sv:true
ta:true
te:true
vi:true
tr:true
uk:true
zh:true

Revision and Credits for"true"
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2021 All rights reserved.