true enough

true enough

True, at least technically so, but not indicative of the full truth or all the details of the situation. Yes, that's true enough that I told you that we could get ice cream, but I said only if you were a good girl today.
See also: enough, true
References in classic literature ?
Your story is true enough, but it is cunningly linked together.
As for the story itself it is true enough in its essentials.
True enough, thought I, as this passage occurred to my mind --old black-letter, thou reasonest well.
They are ears just the same,'" which was true enough.
All right," said the Floridan; "but it is true enough, nevertheless.
However, it's true enough that my father died a month ago, and that here am I returning from Pskoff, a month after, with hardly a boot to my foot.
And, true enough, I learned presently that the mate of the Hyperion had "taken down" his name for quarter- master.
That's true enough," the gentleman with the gray whiskers chimed in, positively laughing with satisfaction.
That's true enough,' said the young fellow with a sigh.
That is all clear, and, I dare say, true enough," replied Dr.
True enough, the Sun in Aquarius squares up to Jupiter.
True enough, rains brought by the typhoon caused the overflowing of water from fish pens, necessitating the premature harvesting of milkfish.
Artistically shot in black-and-white in the year 1984, and now digitally restored, Committed: A True Enough Story About Frances Farmer is an interpretive DVD biography of actress and leftist advocate Frances Farmer (1913-1970).
True enough, the 13 songs here are dizzyingly different - there can't be many cross-dressing rockers out there toying with doo-wop and sax solos.
True enough, but you can't fool Mother Nature: As soon as a human figure is identified, instinct will want to see it better --and that white light is probably going to center mass.