Definitions for truly
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word truly.
truly, genuinely, reallyadverb
in accordance with truth or fact or reality
"she was now truly American"; "a genuinely open society"; "they don't really listen to us"
"baseball rightfully is the nation's pastime"
sincerely, unfeignedly, trulyadverb
with sincerity; without pretense
"she praised him sincerely for his victory"; "was unfeignedly glad to see his old teacher"; "we are truly sorry for the inconvenience"
in truth, really, trulyadverb
in fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers)
"in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire"; "really, you shouldn't have done it"; "a truly awful book"
In accordance with the facts; truthfully, accurately.
Honestly, genuinely, in fact, really.
You are truly silly.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from true.
They thought they might do it, not only willingly, because they loved him; and truly, because such indeed was the mind of the people; but safely, because she who ruled the king was agreed thereto. Philip Sidney, b. ii.
No untruth can avail the patron long; for things most truly are most behoovefully spoken. Richard Hooker.
Wisdom alone is truly fair. John Milton.
Right reason is nothing else but the mind of man judging of things truly, and as they are in themselves. South.
I have not undertaken it out of any wanton pleasure in mine own pen; nor truly without often pondering with myself beforehand what censures I might incur. Henry Wotton.
Truly is an American rock band formed in the wake of the grunge era. It featured singer-guitarist Robert Roth, bassist Hiro Yamamoto, and drummer Mark Pickerel. Yamamoto and Pickerel were founding members respectively of Soundgarden and Screaming Trees. While not a commercially successful group like some of their Seattle contemporaries, the band lasted a decade with two studio albums to their name.
in a true manner; according to truth; in agreement with fact; as, to state things truly; the facts are truly represented
exactly; justly; precisely; accurately; as, to estimate truly the weight of evidence
sincerely; honestly; really; faithfully; as, to be truly attached to a lover; the citizens are truly loyal to their prince or their country
conformably to law; legally; legitimately
in fact; in deed; in reality; in truth
Truly was an American rock band formed in the wake of the grunge era. It featured singer-guitarist Robert Roth, bassist Hiro Yamamoto, and drummer Mark Pickerel. Yamamoto and Pickerel were founding members respectively of Soundgarden and Screaming Trees. While not a commercially successful group like some of their Seattle contemporaries, the band lasted a decade with two studio albums to their name.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'truly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3163
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'truly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3078
Rank popularity for the word 'truly' in Adverbs Frequency: #236
The numerical value of truly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of truly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Unlike human beings, computers possess the truly profound stupidity of the inanimate.
Clearly, the sea level rise from melting ice 12,000 years ago also affected people, but those people were much more widely spread out, and they didn't have parking garages and integrated modern water systems serving millions of people, these results say that human decisions about our energy systems are truly important in deciding how much sea level rise we face from melting of Greenland's ice.
You can never truly appreciate all the sounds of nature until you close your eyes. Similarly, never be afraid to close one door, so you can hear your dreams calling.
I’ve truly changed. I’m engaging in activities that have helped me change. I’ve matured as a person and I know what I did, or at least what was seen, which shouldn’t be seen as an example or anything that can be amended.
In Read MoreSchumer 86 years, Dick truly led a remarkable life. Read MoreSchumer was a force of nature, gifted with a winning smile, and keen intellect that Read MoreSchumer applied to the benefit of California, America and even international causes, including the American Himalayan Foundation because Read MoreSchumer cared so much about those folks.
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- veritablementCatalan, Valencian
- pravdivě, vážně, opravdu, doopravdyCzech
- wirklich, ehrlich, wahrhaft, echtGerman
- realmente, verdaderamenteSpanish
- todella, todenmukaisesti, tosiaan, totuudenmukaisestiFinnish
- सही मायने मेंHindi
- valóban, tényleg, igazánHungarian
- 真実, 事実, 本当Japanese
- enim, vereLatin
- oprecht, waarlijkDutch
- по-настоящему, истинно, действительно, искренне, правдиво, верно, на самом деле, честноRussian
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