it is true that


it is true that
it is a fact that, it is correct that, it is accurate that

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • is it true that? — is it a fact that ?, is it correct that ? …   English contemporary dictionary

  • that — [that] pron. pl. those [ME < OE thæt, nom. & acc. neut. of the def. article (nom. masc. se, nom. fem. seo), akin to Ger neut. nom. & acc. das < IE demonstrative base * to , * tā > THERE, THITHER, L istud, that, talis, such] I as a… …   English World dictionary

  • true — I UK [truː] / US [tru] adjective Word forms true : adjective true comparative truer superlative truest *** Ways of emphasizing that something is true: Actually/In actual fact → used for saying what is really true, when this is different from what …   English dictionary

  • true — true1 W1S1 [tru:] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not false)¦ 2¦(real)¦ 3¦(admitting something)¦ 4¦(proper)¦ 5 come true 6¦(loyal)¦ 7 true to form/type 8 true to your word/principles etc 9 true to life 10 (all/only) too true …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • true — true1 [ tru ] adjective *** ▸ 1 based on fact ▸ 2 real/actual ▸ 3 with right qualities ▸ 4 always loyal ▸ 5 straight/upright/level ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) based on facts or things that really happen, and not made up: The film is based on a true story.… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • true — 1 /tru:/ adjective 1 NOT FALSE based on facts and not imagined or invented: No, honestly, it s a true story. | it is true (that): Is it true that you re leaving? | be true of sb: Babies need a lot of sleep and this is particularly true of… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • true — [[t]tru͟ː[/t]] ♦♦ truer, truest 1) ADJ GRADED: oft it v link ADJ that If something is true, it is based on facts rather than being invented or imagined, and is accurate and reliable. Everything I had heard about him was true... He said it was… …   English dictionary

  • true — adj. 1 right or correct VERBS ▪ be, ring, seem, sound ▪ Her explanation doesn t ring quite true. ▪ come ▪ All her wishes came tr …   Collocations dictionary

  • true — Conformable to fact; correct; exact; actual; genuine; honest. In one sense, that only is true which is conformable to the actual state of things. In that sense, a statement is untrue which does not express things exactly as they are. But in… …   Black's law dictionary

  • true*/*/*/ — [truː] adj 1) based on facts or on things that really happened Ant: false The film is based on a true story.[/ex] It rains a lot in the northwest, and that is especially true of Cumbria.[/ex] Is it true that you re looking for a new job?[/ex] 2)… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English


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