Synonyms of truly in English:


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1‘tell me truly what you want to do’


truthfully, honestly, frankly, candidly, openly, to someone's face, without dissembling, laying one's cards on the table

informal with no punches pulled

2‘I'm truly grateful to them all’


sincerely, genuinely, really, indeed, from the bottom of one's heart, heartily, profoundly, veritably

very, extremely, awfully, dreadfully, frightfully, exceptionally, exceedingly, immensely, uncommonly, incredibly, most, positively

Scottish unco

North American quite

informal terribly, terrifically, tremendously, fearfully, desperately, seriously, majorly, hugely, fantastically, madly

British informal jolly, ever so, dead, well, fair, right

North American informal real, mighty, awful, plumb, powerful, way, bitching

South African informal lekker

archaic exceeding, sore

3‘a truly dreadful song’


really, absolutely, simply, utterly, totally, perfectly, thoroughly, positively, completely

4‘this is truly a miracle’


without doubt, without a doubt, unquestionably, undoubtedly, certainly, surely, definitely, beyond doubt, beyond question, indubitably, undeniably, beyond the shadow of a doubt

in truth, really, in reality, actually, in fact

archaic forsooth, in sooth, verily

5‘the streaming system does not truly reflect children's ability’


accurately, correctly, exactly, precisely, faithfully, closely, unerringly