Definitions for veracity

veracity ve·rac·i·ty

Spelling: [vuh-ras-i-tee]
IPA: /vəˈræs ɪ ti/

Veracity is a 8 letter English word. It's valid Scrabble word worth 16 points. It's valid Words with friends word worth 17 points.

You can make 299 anagrams from letters in veracity (aceirtvy).

Definitions for veracity


  1. habitual observance of truth in speech or statement; truthfulness:
  2. conformity to truth or fact; accuracy:
  3. correctness or accuracy, as of the senses or of a scientific instrument.
  4. something veracious; a truth.

Origin of veracity

1615-25; Medieval Latin vērācitās, equivalent to Latin vērāc- (stem of vērāx) true + -itās- -ity

Examples for veracity

Accordingly, it tends to face less criticism on the basis of veracity and more on its moral implications.

He was always hinting doubts of the veracity of Sindbad the Sailor.

At every turn, their veracity has been cast into doubt by the scientific community.

Apple co-founder Steven Wozniak has repeatedly disputed its veracity.

It asks no other bond than his promise, no other evidence or attestation than his veracity.

Shapiro has another post today deriding Friedman, and not addressing the veracity of the "Friends of Hamas" claim.

I will afford the most unquestionable demonstration of the veracity of my declarations.

The simplicity and veracity of the wife of Manoah appear in her address to him.

I can only vouch for its veracity by quoting the famous phrase, "If you see it in the Sun, it is so."

Still the evidence for this comes from one anonymous source, so its veracity remains uncertain.

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