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

Translation of truly in Spanish:


  • 1 (in reality) we'll never know what truly happened
    nunca sabremos qué sucedió en realidad
    only a truly international effort will …
    solo a través de un verdadero esfuerzo internacional se podrá …
    Example sentences
    • This is truly, beyond any doubt, the best crab fritter you will ever have in your life.
    • Though if by some other miracle I was able to catch him, I truly doubt he would show as much strength
    • None of us have any doubt that this one truly will deliver.
  • 2 (as intensifier)
    Example sentences
    • Aren't you at least going to feel a bit sorry for the truly fabulous and real you that never gets to see the world again?
    • I only ever got one truly awful grade on a paper, and man, did I deserve it.
    • The horse-riding sequences are truly excellent and an absolute blast.
  • 3 (accurately, exactly) it may truly be called a masterpiece
    puede, con toda justicia, calificarse de obra maestra
  • 4 (sincerely) I'm truly sorry
    lo siento de verdad or de veras
    I love you truly
    te quiero de verdad or de veras
    yours truly (in letters)
    cordiales saludos
    who ended up doing it? yours truly! [humorous]
    ¿quién terminó haciéndolo? un servidor or (Spain also) aquí, menda [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • This was a slip of the brain on our part for which we are truly, madly deeply sorry.
    • Really, seriously, truly… how would you handle the situation with the recruiter?
    • It truly was an emotional moment, and I swear I saw more than one tear filled eye among the delighted fans.
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