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Synonyms for verily
ˈvɛr ə liver·i·ly

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  1. verilyadverb

    truly, doubtlessly, in truth

    soothly, truly

  2. verilyadverb

    confidently, certainly

    wis, certainly, confidently

Princeton's WordNet

  1. verilyadverb

    in truth; certainly

    "I verily think so"; "trust in the Lord...and verily thou shalt be fed"- Ps 37:3

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. verilyadjective

    truly, really, absolutely, certainly, positively, indeed, in fact, in truth

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  1. Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet:

    For what is evil but good tortured by its own hunger and thirst? Verily, when good is hungry is seeks food even in dark caves, and when it thirsts it drinks even of dead waters.

  2. John Kenneth Galbraith, Guardian (London, 28 July 1989):

    In all life one should comfort the afflicted, but verily, also, one should afflict the comfortable, and especially when they are comfortably, contentedly, even happily wrong.

  3. Prophet Muhammad, Muslim:

    Verily, a man teaching his child manners is better than giving one bushel of grain in alms.

  4. Ludwig van Beethoven:

    Music, verily, is the mediator between intellectual and sensuous life... the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.

  5. Koran:

    And walk not proudly on the earth verily thou shalt never cleave the earth, nor reach to the mountains in height

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  • sandeligDanish
  • gewiss, wahrlich, sicher, natürlichGerman
  • certe, vereEsperanto
  • por supuesto, de verdad, ciertamente, verdaderamente, realmente, de veras, sin duda alguna, de ciertoSpanish
  • حقیقتاً, همانا, به‌راستی, هراینهPersian
  • varmastiFinnish
  • absolument, indubitablement, véritablement, sans le moindre doute, assurément, vraiment, sans aucun doute, certainementFrench
  • veramente, certamente, davveroItalian
  • אההHebrew
  • sannelig, visselig, sikkertNorwegian
  • zaprawdę, zaiste, doprawdyPolish
  • verdadeiramentePortuguese
  • уверенно, истинноRussian
  • 众志成城Chinese

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