- [U]事实,真相,实情 that which is true
- [U]真实性 quality or state of being true
- [C]真理 fact, belief, etc. that is accepted as true
- a fact that has been verified;
"at last he knew the truth"
"the truth is that he didn't want to do it"
- 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"
- a true statement;
"he told the truth"
"he thought of answering with the truth but he knew they wouldn't believe it"
- 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"
- 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 truth verified the allegations.
- Practice is the sole criterion of truth.
- In science, mistakes always precede the truth.
- There is no truth in what he says.
- Your remark was wide of the truth.
- He tried to varnish over the truth with a lie.
- They were waiting with assurance for me to discover the truth for myself.
I'm going to ascertain the truth.
Your account of what happened approximates the truth, but there are several small errors.
The crowd accepted her statement as truth.
She could not bear to be confronted with the truth.
I certified that the facts written here are the truth.
He thinks that truth lies on either side or on neither side.
How can you go on pretending that all is well, when the sad truth about your relationship is staring you in the face?
The truth is she is spoilt by her grandmother.
She tailored the lie to look like the truth.
I grant the truth of what he says.
I'll question the truth of his words.
I recognized the truth of your statement.
I can't answer for the truth of the statement.
Are you satisfied of the truth of his story?
Time sponges out all trace of truth.
These are striking proofs of this truth.
You must awake to the truth that an objective law is independent of man's will.
No matter how rich and famous he became, he never lost sight of the truth that he was born in the slums.
- bring out the truth
获知秘密的事 obtain sth secret
It did not take the police long to bring out the truth. 警察没用多长时间就获悉了事情的真相。
- 获知秘密的事 obtain sth secret
- burst on the truth
突然发现真理 discover truth suddenly
In the middle of his tests, the scientist burst on the truth. 在实验过程中,那个科学家突然发现了真理。
- 突然发现真理 discover truth suddenly
- come at the truth
It was a long time before we came at the truth. 过了很久我们才弄清事实。
- 弄明白,弄清楚 ascertain
- elicit the truth
引出真相,探出真相 draw out facts, a response, etc. from sb
He elicited the truth at last by questioning all the boys in the school. 他询问学校里的每一位男生,终于查出了真相。
- 引出真相,探出真相 draw out facts, a response, etc. from sb
- evolve the truth
推断事实真相 develop truth in gradual stages (from sth)
We can evolve the truth from a mass of confused evidence. 我们可以从庞杂的证据中推断事实真相。
- 推断事实真相 develop truth in gradual stages (from sth)
- find out the truth
发现真实情况 discover a deceitful act
We must find out the truth of the matter. 我们必须弄清楚事情的真相。
- 发现真实情况 discover a deceitful act
- hold back the truth
隐瞒真相 keep a secret
Do not hold back the truth. 别隐瞒真相。
- 隐瞒真相 keep a secret
- know the truth
知道真相 know the facts
His secret died with him, and now we shall never know the truth. 他的秘密随他一起离去,现在我们永远也不可能知道真相了。
- 知道真相 know the facts
- learn the truth
知道事实真相 know the truth
She has learned the truth at last. 她最后知道了事实真相。
What would he think if he learned the truth? 他要是知道了真实情况会怎么想呢?
- 知道事实真相 know the truth
- search for the truth
寻求真理 discover truth by enquiry or search
His life's work can be reduced to search for the truth. 他的毕生事业可以说就是探求真理。
For years he studied many forms of religion, searching for the truth. 多年来他研究了多种形式的宗教,试图找到真理。
- 寻求真理 discover truth by enquiry or search
- seek after the truth
寻求真理 discover truth by searching
We are earnestly seeking after the truth. 我们热切地追求真理。
- 寻求真理 discover truth by searching
- speak the truth
说实话 tell the truth
You may trust me that I'm speaking the truth. 你可以相信我在说实话。
I determined to be bold and speak the truth. 我决心大胆地把真话讲出来。
You may rely upon his words absolutely, for he always speaks the truth. 你可以绝对相信他的话,因为他总是说老实话。
- 说实话 tell the truth
- tell the truth
讲真话; 说实话 speak the truth; be perfectly honest tell the truth
Thanks for the drink, but to tell the truth I prefer tea to coffee.谢谢你的饮料,不过说实话,我喜欢茶胜于咖啡。
To tell the truth,I'm not very interested in going to the show.说实在的,我不太想去看演出。
I consider it my duty to tell the truth.我认为有责任说明真相。
Fixing the boy with a steady look, the teacher forced him to tell the truth.老师紧盯着这个男孩,迫使他讲出实情。
Do you swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth?你发誓据实陈述而绝无谎言吗?
You could almost see him struggling with his conscience before he chose to tell the truth.在他最后决定说出实情前,你简直能看见他内心在激烈地斗争。
“I suggest”, said the inspector,“that you are not telling the truth”.“我认为”,探长说,“你没有讲实话”。
Don't frighten me.He is telling the truth.不要吓我,他说的是真的。
After looking me up and down for a few minutes, he decided that I was telling the truth.他仔细打量了我几分钟之后,认定我是在讲实话。
I'm sure the prisoner is not telling the truth; talk to him and see if you can catch him out.我能肯定,那个囚犯在撒谎,跟他谈谈,看看能否设法揭穿他的假话。
The witness is asked to swear upon the Bible that he will tell the truth.证人被要求手抚《圣经》发誓,一定讲出实情。
The witness swore that she would tell the truth.证人发誓要据实陈述。tell sb the truth
Joe prayed us not to tell his wife the truth.乔求我们不要把实情告诉他妻子。
She refused to tell us the truth.她拒不对我们讲真情。
- 讲真话; 说实话 speak the truth; be perfectly honest tell the truth
- withhold the truth
不说真话 not tell the truth
I may withhold the truth at times, but I stop short of actually telling lies. 我有时候可能不说真话,但事实上我不至于到说谎的地步。
- 不说真话 not tell the truth
- clear up the truth 澄清真相
- establish the truth 查明真相
- face the truth 面对真相
- face up to the truth 面对真相
- find out the truth 查明真相
- search for the truth 寻求真理
- speak the truth 说实话
- tell the truth 讲出实情,说实话
The king had alwayes known his truth and fidelitie towarde the crowne of Fraunce.出自：R. Grafton
- truth, reality
这两个词都有“真实,现实”的意思。其区别在于：truth强调与实际相符。reality指实际存在、实际看到或经历过的事实,也可指抽象的客观现实,还可指艺术塑造和真实存在非常相像、逼真。例如:This is not imagination but reality.这不是想象,而是现实。He became that country's ruler both in name and in reality.他成了该国名义上和事实上统治者。The child thought he was being helpful, but in reality he was a nuisance.那孩子认为他在帮忙,但实际上他是个令人讨厌的家伙。
- There is some truth in his remarks.
- There is some truth to his remarks.
误 These documents will prove that we are telling the truths.
正 These documents will prove that we are telling the truth.
误 We could not persuade him that she was telling the truths.
正 We could not persuade him that she was telling the truth.
析 tell the truth是习语,意思是“讲真话,说实话”, truth的词尾不加-s。
- ☆ 直接源自古英语的trietwh，意为忠实。
- truth:what is the meaning of truth?in my opinion,you have to win the truth instead of waite for her!…