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  • 1 true — vb., r, de, t …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 2 True — (tr[udd]), a. [Compar. {Truer} (tr[udd] [ e]r); superl. {Truest}.] [OE. trewe, AS. tre[ o]we faithful, true, from tre[ o]w fidelity, faith, troth; akin to OFries. triuwe, adj., treuwa, n., OS. triuwi, adj., trewa, n., D. trouw, adj. & n., G. treu …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 True — is the adjectival form of the word truth. True may also refer to:In business: *True Corporation, a Thai communications group whose subsidiaries include True Internet, True Move and True Visions In music: *True (Spandau Ballet album) *True… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 true — [tro͞o] adj. truer, truest [ME treue < OE treowe < treow, faith, akin to Ger treu < IE * drew , var. of base * deru > TREE: basic sense “firm (as a tree)”] 1. faithful; loyal; constant 2. reliable; certain [a true indication] 3. in… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 true — ► ADJECTIVE (truer, truest) 1) in accordance with fact or reality. 2) rightly or strictly so called; genuine: true love. 3) real or actual. 4) accurate and exact. 5) (of a note) exactly in tune. 6) co …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 true — I (authentic) adjective according to the facts, accurate, actual, as represented, authenticated, certain, correct, creditable, dependable, exact, factual, fidelis, fidus, founded on fact, genuine, honest, legitimate, literal, not false, not… …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 true — [truː] adjective used to describe the actual amount of something, when extra hidden amounts are added to or taken from it: • The APR is the annual percentage rate of the total charge for credit or the true cost of borrowing. * * * true UK US… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 8 True — (englisch für wahr, zutreffend) bezeichnet eine Aussage, siehe Aussagenlogik true (Unix), ein Kommandozeilenprogramm unter Unix True (Kurzfilm), einen Kurzfilm aus dem Jahr 2004 des Regisseurs Tom Tykwer Frederick William True (1858–1914), ein… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 9 true — (adj.) O.E. triewe (W.Saxon), treowe (Mercian) faithful, trustworthy, from P.Gmc. *trewwjaz having or characterized by good faith (Cf. O.Fris. triuwi, Du. getrouw, O.H.G. gatriuwu, Ger. treu, O.N. tryggr, Goth. triggws faithful, trusty ), perhaps …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 true — true; true·ness; un·true; true·heart·ed·ness; un·true·ness; …

    English syllables

  • 11 True — (в переводе с английского «истинное») консольная команда UNIX совместимых операционных систем, единственное действие которой возвратить значение 0, рассматриваемое командной оболочкой UNIX как логическое значение «истина». Команда используется… …

    Википедия

  • 12 true — (в переводе с английского «истинное»)  консольная команда UNIX совместимых операционных систем, единственное действие которой  возвратить значение 0, рассматриваемое командной оболочкой UNIX как логическое значение «истина». Команда… …

    Википедия

  • 13 true — [adj1] real, valid; concordant with facts accurate, actual, appropriate, authentic, authoritative, bona fide, correct, dependable, direct, exact, factual, fitting, genuine, honest, indubitable, kosher*, lawful, legal, legitimate, natural, normal …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 True — True, adv. In accordance with truth; truly. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 True —   [dt. »wahr«], in vielen Programmiersprachen eine Konstante, die bei logischen Variablen (boolesche Variable) den Wert »Wahr« bezeichnet. Oft ist dies gleichbedeutend mit der Zahl 1 (oder 1), d. h., bei Eingabe der Konstante »True« wird der… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 true — o trué (De Troyes, ciudad de Francia). m. Especie de lienzo delgado y blanco …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 17 true — truː n. correct adjustment or position; truth, verity v. adjust accurately, fit exactly adj. correct; real, genuine; loyal, faithful; precise, exact; accurate; reliable, trustworthy; consistent with reality; sincere; legitimate; determined… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 true — 1 *faithful, loyal, constant, staunch, steadfast, resolute Analogous words: reliable, dependable, trustworthy, tried: perse vering, persisting (see PERSEVERE): *sincere, wholehearted, whole souled, unfeigned Antonyms: false (sense 2): fickle 2… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 19 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

  • 20 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