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True may refer to:

  • Truth, the state of being in accord with fact or reality

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  • True (magazine), an American men's magazine
    • GE True, an anthology TV series based on stories from True magazine
  • Trace (magazine), formerly True, a British hip-hop magazine
  • True (film), a short film directed by Tom Tykwer, starring Natalie Portman

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010
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Most common English words: anything « matter « passed « #291: true » friend » herself » year

Etymology

Old English trēowe

Pronunciation

Adjective

true (comparative truer, superlative truest)

  1. (of a statement) concurring with a given set of facts; factually correct.
  2. (logic) A state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result.
    "A and B" is true if and only if "A" is true and "B" is true.
  3. Loyal, faithful.
    He’s turned out to be a true friend. (See below, "Compound Words and Terms")
  4. Genuine.
    This is true Parmesan cheese.
  5. Legitimate.
    The true king has returned!
  6. Truth
    ...the true mention some form of accord with fact or reality.

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Noun

true (plural only; not used in singular form)

  1. (always with "the") Those who are loyal or faithful.
  2. The fitment of a part in a machine such that their axes coincide

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Verb

Infinitive
to true

Third person singular
trues

Simple past
trued

Past participle
trued

Present participle
trueing

to true (third-person singular simple present trues, present participle trueing, simple past and past participle trued)

  1. To straighten.
    He trued the spokes of the bicycle wheel.

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Wikispecies

Up to date as of January 23, 2010
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From Wikispecies

(1858–1914)








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