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in truth - wahrhaft

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in truth (adv.)


wahrhaft, wahrhaftig; wahrlich, fürwahr (veraltet)

Examples/ definitions with source references
Adv. 1. in truth - in fact (used as intensifiers or sentence modifiers);

"in truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire"; "really, you shouldn't have done it"; "a truly awful book"
really, truly
intensifier, intensive - a modifier that has little meaning except to intensify the meaning it modifies; "`up' in `finished up' is an intensifier"; "`honestly' in `I honestly don't know' is an intensifier"

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2011 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

in truth, honestly = (ugs.) ungelogen
Authorwmw (386353) 22 Feb 12, 19:11
Hier Deine eigene, zweite Anfrage zum Thema: related discussion: in truth (adv.) - wahrlich

Ich sehe keinen Änderungsbedarf am bemängelten Eintrag.
#1Authormad (239053) 23 Feb 12, 09:04
Context/ examples
in truth - formal used to show or emphasize that something is true
In truth we feared for her safety although we didn't let it be known.

"in truth" = "wahrhaft, wahrhaftig, ..." can only be used as an ADV., not as an ADJ.
#2Authorwmw (386353) 23 Feb 12, 10:40
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