1. Consistent with fact or reality;
    Not false (synset 302469730)
    "the story is true"; "it is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatever for supposing it true"; "the true meaning of the statement"
  2. Accurately placed or thrown (synset 300023157)
    "his aim was true"; "he was dead on target"
  3. Devoted (sometimes fanatically) to a cause or concept or truth (synset 300962719)
    "true believers bonded together against all who disagreed with them"
  4. Expressing or given to expressing the truth (synset 301228271)
    "a true statement"; "gave truthful testimony"; "a truthful person"
  5. Conforming to definitive criteria (synset 302478996)
    "the horseshoe crab is not a true crab"; "Pythagoras was the first true mathematician"
  6. Worthy of being depended on (synset 302474747)
    "a dependable worker"; "an honest working stiff"; "a reliable source of information"; "he was true to his word"; "I would be true for there are those who trust me"
  7. Not pretended;
    Sincerely felt or expressed (synset 302187907)
    "genuine emotion"; "her interest in people was unfeigned"; "true grief"
  8. Rightly so called (synset 301945125)
    "true courage"; "a spirit which true men have always admired"; "a true friend"
  9. Determined with reference to the earth's axis rather than the magnetic poles (synset 301473564)
    "true north is geographic north"
  10. Having a legally established claim (synset 301410239)
    "the legitimate heir"; "the true and lawful king"
  11. In tune;
    Accurate in pitch (synset 301167303)
    "a true note"
  12. Accurately fitted;
    Level (synset 300914318)
    "the window frame isn't quite true"
  1. Proper alignment;
    The property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment (synset 105084517)
    "out of true"
  1. As acknowledged (synset 400185770)
    "true, she is the smartest in her class"
  1. Make level, square, balanced, or concentric (synset 200466204)
    "true up the cylinder of an engine"

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