Definitions for veridicalvəˈrɪd ɪ kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ve•rid•i•calvəˈrɪd ɪ kəl(adj.)

also ve•rid′ic

  1. truthful; veracious.

  2. corresponding to facts; actual; genuine.

Origin of veridical:

1645–55; < L vēridicus (vēr(us) true +-i- -i - +-dicus, adj. der. of dīcere to speak) + -al1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. veridical, real(adj)

    coinciding with reality

    "perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception"- F.A.Olafson


  1. veridical(Adjective)


  2. veridical(Adjective)

    Pertaining to an experience, perception, or interpretation that accurately represents reality; as opposed to imaginative, unsubstantiated, illusory, or delusory.

    Few believe that all claimed religious experiences are veridical.

  3. Origin: From veridicus, from verus and dico.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Veridical(adj)

    truth-telling; truthful; veracious

Anagrams of veridical

  1. larvicide


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