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Meaning of word true from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

true   verb

Meaning : Make level, square, balanced, or concentric.

Example : True up the cylinder of an engine.

Synonyms : true up

true   noun

Meaning : Proper alignment. The property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment.

Example : Out of true.

true   adverb

Meaning : As acknowledged.

Example : True, she is the smartest in her class.

Synonyms : admittedly, avowedly, confessedly

true   adjective

Meaning : Consistent with fact or reality. Not false.

Example : The story is true.
It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatever for supposing it true.
The true meaning of the statement.

Not in accordance with the fact or reality or actuality.

Gave false testimony under oath.
False tales of bravery.

Meaning : Accurately placed or thrown.

Example : His aim was true.
He was dead on target.

Synonyms : dead on target

Meaning : Devoted (sometimes fanatically) to a cause or concept or truth.

Example : True believers bonded together against all who disagreed with them.

Meaning : Expressing or given to expressing the truth.

Example : A true statement.
Gave truthful testimony.
A truthful person.

Synonyms : truthful

जो झूठा या बनावटी न हो।

वह भारत माँ का सच्चा सपूत है।
अव्याहत, असल, असली, सच्चा

Not expressing or given to expressing the truth.

The statement given under oath was untruthful.
An untruthful person.

Meaning : Conforming to definitive criteria.

Example : The horseshoe crab is not a true crab.
Pythagoras was the first true mathematician.

Meaning : Worthy of being depended on.

Example : A dependable worker.
An honest working stiff.
A reliable source of information.
He was true to his word.
I would be true for there are those who trust me.

Synonyms : dependable, honest, reliable

Meaning : Not pretended. Sincerely felt or expressed.

Example : Genuine emotion.
Her interest in people was unfeigned.
True grief.

Synonyms : genuine, unfeigned

Meaning : Rightly so called.

Example : True courage.
A spirit which true men have always admired.
A true friend.

Meaning : Determined with reference to the earth's axis rather than the magnetic poles.

Example : True north is geographic north.

Meaning : Having a legally established claim.

Example : The legitimate heir.
The true and lawful king.

Synonyms : lawful, rightful

Meaning : In tune. Accurate in pitch.

Example : A true note.

Synonyms : on-key

Meaning : Accurately fitted. Level.

Example : The window frame isn't quite true.

Synonyms : straight