that which is true
quality or state of being true
fact, belief, etc. that is accepted as true
"at last he knew the truth"
"the truth is that he didn't want to do it"
"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"
"he told the truth"
"he thought of answering with the truth but he knew they wouldn't believe it"
"he was beginning to doubt the accuracy of his compass"
"the lawyer questioned the truth of my account"
The king had alwayes known his truth and fidelitie towarde the crowne of Fraunce.
出自： R. Grafton
To tell the truth,I'm not very interested in going to the show.
I consider it my duty to tell the truth.
Fixing the boy with a steady look, the teacher forced him to tell the truth.
Do you swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth?
You could almost see him struggling with his conscience before he chose to tell the truth.
“I suggest”, said the inspector,“that you are not telling the truth”.
Don't frighten me.He is telling the truth.
After looking me up and down for a few minutes, he decided that I was telling the truth.
I'm sure the prisoner is not telling the truth; talk to him and see if you can catch him out.
The witness is asked to swear upon the Bible that he will tell the truth.
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.
She refused to tell us the truth.
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。