true to (one's) word

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true to (one's) word

As one has promised. Ted promised he would be there and, true to his word, he came and helped us move all that furniture. He's the best friend a guy could have.
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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.
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True to her word, you can see a big improvement now the community centre has been recently painted.
There was a young lady from Dingle Who swore she'd always stay single She stayed true to her word From the first form to the third But from the fourth she started to mingle
True to her word, Mrs Tarrant has talked through some of the most intimate and embarrassing issues that occurred in 16 years of married life with her Who Wants To Be A Millionaire husband.
And true to her word, she returned at the final whistle and named her child Matar, after Ismail Matar who had scored the winning goal for UAE.
True to her word, Collette led the Panthers to the league title.
It would be nice if Ms O'Connor was true to her word and faded into well- deserved obscurity.
True to her word, Floyer indeed provided us with a light "switch," a replacement of the real apparatus with an entirely undeceiving illusion.
True to her word, Department of Finance Commissioner Carol O'Cleireacain has made available to the public certain guidelines issued to New York City assessors.
True to her word, Hamm relished her team's World Cup victory over China on Saturday - a team victory that took 120 grueling minutes to achieve - and she never once hinted it mattered that her contributions won't be found in a box score.
True to her word, Eklund will get a pie thrown in her face during an assembly on Oct.
If nothing else, Machado, 18, who became the fourth Miss Venezuela to win the title, was true to her word.