in truth


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in truth

In reality; actually; truthfully. I like to act like I'm well traveled, but, in truth, I've never left the United States.
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in ˈtruth

(written) used to emphasize the true facts about a situation: She laughed and chatted but was, in truth, not having much fun.
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No one told him the war was over because, in truth, it wasn't.