Synonyms for truth

Synonyms for (noun) truth

Synonyms: truth, accuracy

Definition: the quality of being near to the true value

Usage: he was beginning to doubt the accuracy of his compass; the lawyer questioned the truth of my account

Similar words: quality

Definition: an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

Usage: the quality of mercy is not strained--Shakespeare


Synonyms: truth

Definition: a fact that has been verified

Usage: at last he knew the truth; the truth is that he didn't want to do it

Similar words: fact

Definition: a piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred

Usage: first you must collect all the facts of the case


Synonyms: true statement, truth

Definition: a true statement

Usage: he told the truth; he thought of answering with the truth but he knew they wouldn't believe it

Similar words: statement

Definition: a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc

Usage: according to his statement he was in London on that day


Synonyms: Sojourner Truth, Truth

Definition: United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed from slavery and became a leading advocate of the abolition of slavery and for the rights of women (1797-1883)

Similar words: abolitionist, emancipationist

Definition: a reformer who favors abolishing slavery


Similar words: libber, feminist, women's liberationist, women's rightist

Definition: a supporter of feminism


Synonyms: the true, trueness, truth, verity

Definition: conformity to reality or actuality

Usage: they debated the truth of the proposition; the situation brought home to us the blunt truth of the military threat; he was famous for the truth of his portraits; he turned to religion in his search for eternal verities

Similar words: actuality

Definition: the state of actually existing objectively

Usage: a hope that progressed from possibility to actuality