adjective, tru·er, tru·est.
verb (used with object), trued, tru·ing or true·ing.
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Idioms for true
Origin of true
synonym study for true
OTHER WORDS FROM truetrue·ness, nounhalf-true, adjective
Words nearby true
Example sentences from the Web for truest
The truest words at the funeral were those of young Jaden, as quoted by the governor.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had spoken about Rivers in the truest, most knowable way to her friends, loved ones, and colleagues.
In this way he was, in the truest and most honorable sense, a conservative.American Dreams: Saul Bellow’s Masterpiece of Lamentation|Nathaniel Rich|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If we were friends, I might have told you he was in rehab, and that would have been the truest possible answer.
It is the truest story I ever read; it might be the best written.Pete Dexter’s Indelible Portrait of Author Norman Maclean|Pete Dexter|March 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Absolute confidence in his own beliefs was joined to truest personal humility, and made the prophet.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King
Their gains are occult curses; comfortless loss their truest blessing; failure and pain Nature's only mercy to them.Time and Tide by Weare and Tyne|John Ruskin
A man who is only a botanist, shuts himself out from all the truest and deepest pleasures of knowledge.The Story of the Herschels|Anonymous
These objects were praiseworthy, yet they were not the highest aims of the truest and purest ambition.Captain Cook|W.H.G. Kingston
In such a union as the author quoted has here described men and women find life's deepest and truest joys and satisfactions.Analyzing Character|Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
British Dictionary definitions for truest
adjective truer or truest
- unswervingly faithful and loyal to friends, a cause, etca true follower
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the loyal and the true
verb trues, truing or trued
Derived forms of truetrueness, noun
Word Origin for true
Idioms and Phrases with truest
In addition to the idioms beginning with true
- true blue
- true colors
- true to
- come true
- course of true love
- dream come true
- find true north
- hold good (true)
- ring false (true)
- run (true) to form
- too good to be true
- tried and true