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truly
British English: /ˈtruːli/
American English: /ˈtruli/

Translation of truly in French:

adverb

  • 1 (extremely)
    (amazing, delighted, sorry, horrendous)
    vraiment
    he's a truly great photographer
    c'est vraiment un très grand photographe
    a truly dreadful piece of news
    une nouvelle vraiment terrible
  • 2 (really, in truth)
    (be, belong, think)
    vraiment
    really and truly?
    vraiment?
    well and truly it is truly a celebration/a great leap forward
    c'est vraiment une fête/un bond en avant
    England is where I truly belong
    l'Angleterre est ma vraie patrie
  • 3 (in letter) yours truly (to man)
    je vous prie d'agréer l'expression de mes sentiments distingués [formal]
    (to woman) je vous prie d'agréer l'expression de mes respectueux hommages [formal]
    …and who got it all wrong? yours truly! (referring to oneself)
    …et qui s'est trompé? mézigue (informal)!

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