AskDefine | Define veracity

Dictionary Definition

veracity n : unwillingness to tell lies [ant: mendacity]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. Truthfulness
  2. Something that is true
  3. Accuracy or precision
  4. act of being exact and accurate.
  5. correctness and carefulness in your plan of action.


Something that is true
Accuracy or precision

Extensive Definition

Veracity may refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

absolute credibility, accuracy, actuality, correctness, credibility, eternal verities, exactness, fact, factualness, frankness, good sooth, gospel, historical truth, historicity, honesty, reality, sooth, the true, trueness, truism, truth, truth-loving, truth-speaking, truth-telling, truthfulness, ultimate truth, unerroneousness, unfallaciousness, unfalseness, veraciousness, veridicality, verisimilitude, verity, very truth
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