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1. tried

adjective. ['ˈtraɪd'] tested and proved to be reliable.

Synonyms

  • dependable
  • tried and true
  • tested
  • reliable

Antonyms

  • unreliable
  • untrustworthy
  • unsound
  • unsteady

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Example sentences of the word tried-and-true


1. Noun Phrase
Peruse lists of tried and true field trip suggestions offered by teachers and administrators.

2. Noun Phrase
Using vacuum sealer bags to store excess bedding and comforters is a tried and true space saving solution.

2. tried

adjective. ['ˈtraɪd'] tested and proved useful or correct.

Synonyms

  • tested
  • proved
  • well-tried

Antonyms

  • uncertain
  • temperamental
  • untrusty
  • erratic

3. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] consistent with fact or reality; not false.

Synonyms

  • right
  • truthful
  • honorable
  • literal
  • genuine
  • honest
  • apodictic
  • correct
  • echt
  • the true
  • actual
  • real
  • trueness
  • faithful
  • sincere
  • sure
  • apodeictic
  • verity

Antonyms

  • unfaithful
  • counterfeit
  • falsity
  • incorrect
  • insincere
  • false
  • dishonest

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] accurately placed or thrown.

Synonyms

  • dead on target

Antonyms

  • inexactness
  • inaccuracy

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. true

adverb. ['ˈtruː'] as acknowledged.

Synonyms

  • avowedly
  • admittedly

Antonyms

  • parallel
  • oblique
  • unsatisfactory

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] devoted (sometimes fanatically) to a cause or concept or truth.

Antonyms

  • wrongness

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] in tune; accurate in pitch.

Synonyms

  • on-key

Antonyms

  • improper
  • incorrectness

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed.

Synonyms

  • unfeigned
  • genuine

Antonyms

  • unjust
  • improperly
  • wrongfulness

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. true

adjective. ['ˈtruː'] expressing or given to expressing the truth.

Synonyms

  • truthful
  • honorable
  • veracious

Antonyms

  • dishonest
  • falsify
  • left
  • center

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. true

noun. ['ˈtruː'] proper alignment; the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment.

Antonyms

  • disreputable

Etymology

  • trewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • triewe (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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