"veracious" Definition | Free English Dictionary | international-dictionary.com
header logo
Back To | Home Page       Search

meaning of "

veracious

"  



      
AD 970 X 250

Webster

English Word:

veracious


English Pronunciation:

ve•ra•cious


Adjective:


⇨Etymology

(Latin) verax, -acis, from verus true. See Very.


⇨Definition

1. Observant of truth; habitually speaking truth; truthful; as, veracious historian. The Spirit is most perfectly and absolutely veracious. Barrow.

2. Characterized by truth; not false; as, a veracious account or narrative. The young, ardent soul that enters on this world with heroic purpose, with veracious insight, will find it a mad one. Carlyle.



See a mistake? Help us improve the quality of the definitions. It's fast and easy - simply click the edit icons and follow the prompts. Thank you for your help!




Wiktionary

Etymology:

From Latin verac- +‎ -ious, stem of vērāx (“truthful”), from vērus (“true”).


Adjective:

Adjective veracious (comparative more veracious, superlative most veracious) truthful The politician's statement was proven to be veracious by all who examined it.


Reference:

veracious

See a mistake? Help us improve the quality of the definitions. It's fast and easy - simply click the edit icons and follow the prompts. Thank you for your help!







AD 728 X 90

Visitor Input:

Visitors are welcome to help us expand the meaning of veracious. Fill in the form below to add your definition, example or comment.

 

Post Your Input


 
Enter your name
 
Definition Example Comment
 

Prove you are not a machine
Enter the code

You agree with international-dictionary.com terms of use and privacy policy

 


Similar Words:

Other words similar to veracious can be found below:

1.vera
2.veracious
3.veraciously
4.veracity
5.Veracruz
6.veraison
7.veranda
8.verandah
9.verandahless
10.verapamil
11.veratralbine
12.veratramine
13.veratrate
14.veratria
15.veratric
16.veratridine
17.veratrina
18.veratrine
19.veratrol
20.veratrole
AD 160 X 600


Thank you for visiting international-dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with over 200,000 definitions of words and phrases. You are visitor 61 on this page. Please help us expand the meaning of veracious by providing an alternate definition or example above. Please add comments to help us improve the site. There are 7 Categories for this word. This is word 269731 in our dictionary.




Copyright © 2017 | international-dictionary.com | All Rights Reserved
Home Page | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use