Usage examples for truthful

  1. " You are like all other honourable, truthful people," she said, looking at him gravely. – Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  2. " Yes, something has happened," he said, wishing to be truthful; " a very unusual and serious event." – Resurrection by Maude, Louise Shanks
  3. She was lovely, gentle, intensely vain, and not very truthful. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  4. I might not always have been so truthful. – An Orkney Maid by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  5. This man was a gentleman and I know he was truthful. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  6. They must realize the practical demands of their religion,- how it is to make them truthful, gracious, pure and wise. – The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians by G. G. Findlay
  7. Yes, I had a purpose, a woman's purpose; and, to be truthful, I have grown to regret it." – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  8. Minnie's love, expressed as it was in her own innocent, truthful, and straightforward way, rendered his body, big though it was, almost incapable of containing his soul. – The Lighthouse by Robert Ballantyne
  9. She failed in fact to notice his answer, truthful or not, already occupied as she was with what she had on her own side to say to him. – The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2 by Henry James
  10. Was the former generation less truthful than his own? – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  11. Truthful Myrtilus had also seen it. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  12. But let this moment in life pass, then shall the next moment after death bring only fear and anguish; for, be warned and also encouraged by the words of the truthful and loving Jesus, uttered with many tears, over lost souls,-" If thou hadst known, even thou, at least in this thy day, the things that belong unto thy peace; but now they are for ever hid from thine eyes!" – Parish Papers by Norman Macleod
  13. " To be quite truthful," I said, " it's been the most refreshing morning I can ever remember." – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  14. Whatever the truthful girl so positively and solemnly denied must be far from her thoughts, and he now clasped her right hand in both his. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  15. She had been a truthful child. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  16. I was once a truthful woman." – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  17. I consider that one of the most truthful sets I have ever had on the stage was the one for the second act of Eugene Walter's 'The Easiest Way'. – The Return of Peter Grimm by David Belasco Edited by Montrose J. Moses
  18. While riding along, the old gentleman gave me some very wholesome advice, saying he didn't do it because he really thought me to be a very bad fellow, but he wanted to see every young man grow up to be truthful, moral, honorable and upright. – Twenty Years of Hus'ling by J. P. Johnston