Synonyms for (noun) truth

truth, accuracy

the quality of being near to the true value

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

LESS SPECIFIC: quality


truth

a fact that has been verified

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

LESS SPECIFIC: fact


true statement, truth

a true statement

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

LESS SPECIFIC: statement


Sojourner Truth, Truth

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)


the true, trueness, truth, verity

conformity to reality or actuality

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

LESS SPECIFIC: actuality