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synonyms for ring true

  • be acceptable
  • be plausible
  • be reasonable
  • bear scrutiny
  • carry weight
  • convince
  • endure
  • hold
  • hold up
  • hold water
  • pass muster
  • stand up
  • stick
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How to use ring true in a sentence

She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Each religion claims that its own Bible is the direct revelation of God, and is the only true Bible teaching the only true faith.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Each picture bore a label, giving a true description of the once-honoured gem.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
It seems to be a true instinct which comes before education and makes education possible.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
But if what I told him were true, he was still at a loss how a kingdom could run out of its estate like a private person.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The Afghan was true to his salt, and their own retainers, who had come with them from Lucknow, remained steadfast at this crisis.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
It is, however, true, that in this respect the German hexametrist has a considerable advantage over the English.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
It was true that his sight had grown accustomed to the obscurity, for he could now see the baron's features much more distinctly.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
The next moment a pistol was fired at their head, and a deep groan shewed it had taken too true an aim.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
When Yima pressed the earth with this ring, the genius of the Earth, Aramaîti, responded to his wish and order.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
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WORDS RELATED TO RING TRUE

  • be acceptable
  • be plausible
  • be reasonable
  • bear scrutiny
  • carry weight
  • convince
  • endure
  • hold
  • hold up
  • hold water
  • pass muster
  • ring true
  • stand up
  • stick
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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