A truer outrage has never been committed against common sense.
Nowhere is this truer than the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
There is no truer representation of a country than the people that it sends into the field to fight for it.
This is like some deeper, truer, more artful form of biography.
Nowhere is that truer than in matters of the heart, especially when the heart goes wrong.
I believe we have truer accounts from England than your papers are disposed to publish.
It was the latter that fell into the path of truer progress.
Of these sight is, according to Heracleitus, by far the truer; for eyes are surer witnesses than ears.
But women are more outspoken now and are permitted to be truer to themselves.
There is in young people an instinctive perception of motive, and no truer spirit than Laura Grey ever lived on earth.
Old English triewe (West Saxon), treowe (Mercian) "faithful, trustworthy," from Proto-Germanic *trewwjaz "having or characterized by good faith" (cf. Old Frisian triuwi, Dutch getrouw, Old High German gatriuwu, German treu, Old Norse tryggr, Gothic triggws "faithful, trusty"), perhaps ultimately from PIE *dru- "tree," on the notion of "steadfast as an oak." Cf., from same root, Lithuanian drutas "firm," Welsh drud, Old Irish dron "strong," Welsh derw "true," Old Irish derb "sure."
Sense of "consistent with fact" first recorded c.1200; that of "real, genuine, not counterfeit" is from late 14c.; that of "agreeing with a certain standard" (as true north) is from c.1550. Of artifacts, "accurately fitted or shaped" it is recorded from late 15c.; the verb in this sense is from 1841. True-love (adj.) is recorded from late 15c.; true-born first attested 1590s. True-false as a type of test question is recorded from 1923.