true as in make level, square, balanced, or concentric
"true up the cylinder of an engine"
true up make level, square, balanced, or concentric
true as in proper alignment
"the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment"
"out of true"
true as in consistent with fact or reality
"the story is true"
"it is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatever for supposing it true- B. Russell"
"the true meaning of the statement"
true as in accurately placed or thrown
"his aim was true"
"he was dead on target"
dead on target accurately placed or thrown
true as in devoted (sometimes fanatically) to a cause or concept or truth
"true believers bonded together against all who disagreed with them"
true as in expressing or given to expressing the truth
"a true statement"
"gave truthful testimony"
"a truthful person"
truthful expressing or given to expressing the truth; conforming to truth
true as in conforming to definitive criteria
"the horseshoe crab is not a true crab"
"Pythagoras was the first true mathematician"
true as in worthy of being depended on
"a dependable worker"
"an honest working stiff"
"a reliable source of information"
"he was true to his word"
"I would be true for there are those who trust me"
dependable worthy of reliance or trust; worthy of being depended on; consistent in performance or behavior; financially safe
honest not disposed to cheat or defraud; without dissimulation; worthy of being depended on; without pretensions; marked by truth; not forged; gained or earned without cheating or stealing
reliableworthy of reliance or trust; worthy of being depended on; conforming to fact and therefore worthy of belief
true as in not pretended
"sincerely felt or expressed"
"her interest in people was unfeigned"
genuinenot fake or counterfeit; not pretended; being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something
unfeigned not pretended
true as in rightly so called
"a spirit which true men have always admired"
"a true friend"
true as in determined with reference to the earth's axis rather than the magnetic poles
"true north is geographic north"
true as in having a legally established claim
"the legitimate heir"
"the true and lawful king"
lawful conformable to or allowed by law; according to custom or rule or natural law ; having a legally established claim; authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law
true as in in tune
"accurate in pitch"
"a true note"
on-key in tune
true as in accurately fitted
"the window frame isn't quite true"
straight without deviation; in a forthright manner; in a straight line; a person having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex ; a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit) ; a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse ; successive (without a break); having no deviations; (of hair) having no waves or curls; erect in posture; in keeping with the facts; characterized by honesty and fairness; no longer coiled ; free from curves or angles; neatly arranged; not homosexual ; accurately fitted; without evasion or compromise; (of an alcoholic drink) without water; following a correct or logical method; rigidly conventional or old-fashioned