English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'truly'

(adverb) 
Definition
really
a truly democratic system
Synonyms
genuinely
, ,
correctly
Did I pronounce your name correctly?
,
truthfully
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rightly
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in fact
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precisely
The meeting began at precisely 4.00 p.m.
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exactly
Can you describe exactly what he looked like?
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legitimately
,
accurately
The test can accurately predict what a bigger explosion would do.
,
in reality
,
in truth
In truth, we were both unhappy.
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beyond doubt
,
without a doubt
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authentically
,
beyond question
,
factually
,
in actuality
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veritably
,
veraciously
Opposites
falsely
, ,
incorrectly
,
fraudulently
,
doubtfully
,
(adverb) 
Definition
really
a truly splendid man
Synonyms
really
It was really good.
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very
I am very grateful to you for all your help.
,
greatly
People would benefit greatly from a pollution-free vehicle.
,
indeed
I am indeed sorry I cannot help you.
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seriously (informal)
one of the first seriously wealthy rock-star landowners
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extremely
The taste of bitterness is an extremely common feature of herbal remedies.
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to be sure
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exceptionally
exceptionally heavy rainfall
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verily
(adverb) 
Definition
in a true, just, or faithful manner
He truly loved his children.
Synonyms
faithfully
He was faithfully followed and supported.
, , ,
steadily
, , ,
staunchly
,
dutifully
,
loyally
,
honourably
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devotedly
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with all your heart
,
with dedication
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with devotion
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confirmedly
(adverb) 
Definition
in a true, just, or faithful manner
I truly never minded caring for him.
Synonyms
sincerely
He sincerely believed that she was acting in his interest.
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really
I really do feel that some people are being unfair.
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genuinely
,
honestly
Did you honestly think we wouldn't notice?
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surely
She knew that with enough dedication and work she would surely pass the course.
,
actually
He had actually felt pain several times, but he had ignored it.
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certainly
I'll certainly do all I can to help.
,
in fact
,
indeed
Later he admitted that the payments had indeed been made.
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absolutely
`It's worrying, isn't it?' `Absolutely.'
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undoubtedly
He is undoubtedly a great player
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positively
This is positively the worst thing I can imagine.
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in reality
He came across as streetwise, but in reality he was not.
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categorically
,
without a doubt
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assuredly
,
verily
,
in actuality

Additional synonyms

in the sense of absolutely
`It's worrying, isn't it?' `Absolutely.'
Synonyms
genuinely,
decisively,
without doubt,
unquestionably,
undeniably,
categorically,
unequivocally,
conclusively,
unambiguously,
beyond any doubt,
infallibly
in the sense of accurately
The test can accurately predict what a bigger explosion would do.
Synonyms
rightly,
closely,
carefully,
meticulously,
scrupulously,
truthfully,
authentically,
unerringly,
faultlessly,
veraciously
in the sense of actually
Definition
as an actual fact
He had actually felt pain several times, but he had ignored it.
Synonyms
in fact,
genuinely,
in actuality,
veritably,

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