True to word - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
true to word
true to one's word
keeping one's promise. True to his word, Tom showed up at exactly eight o'clock. We'll soon know if Jane is true to her word. We'll see if she does what she promised.
true to your word
as you promised True to his word, he paid back the money I had loaned him.
References in periodicals archive
But true to word
, three minutes later our train arrived.
True to word
, he managed to catch the end of his team's 2-2 draw.
Suzuki is here true to words
I once heard him utter: "When we recognize the inadequacy of all symbols -- then we are free to use all symbols.