an element of truth


an element of truth
sava daļa patiesības

English-Latvian dictionary. 2013.

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  • element of truth — trace of the truth, part that is true …   English contemporary dictionary

  • truth — W2S1 [tru:θ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(true facts)¦ 2¦(being true)¦ 3¦(important ideas)¦ 4 in truth 5 if (the) truth be known/told 6 to tell (you) the truth 7 nothing could be further from the truth 8 the truth will out ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Ori …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • truth — [ truθ ] noun *** 1. ) uncount the actual facts or information about something, rather than what people think, expect, or make up: The truth may never be known. truth about: We finally learned the shocking truth about Gina s past. tell (someone)… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • element — el|e|ment W1S2 [ˈelımənt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(part)¦ 2 element of surprise/truth/risk/doubt etc 3¦(chemistry)¦ 4¦(people)¦ 5 the elements 6¦(heating)¦ 7 the elements of something 8¦(earth/air/fire/water)¦ 9 be in your element …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • truth */*/*/ — UK [truːθ] / US [truθ] noun Word forms truth : singular truth plural truths 1) [uncountable] the actual facts or information about something, rather than what people think, expect, or make up The truth may never be known. truth about: We finally… …   English dictionary

  • truth — [[t]tru͟ːθ[/t]] ♦♦ truths 1) N UNCOUNT The truth about something is all the facts about it, rather than things that are imagined or invented. Is it possible to separate truth from fiction?... I must tell you the truth about this business... The… …   English dictionary

  • element — noun 1 one part of sth ADJECTIVE ▪ basic, core, critical, crucial, decisive, distinctive, essential, fundamental, important, key …   Collocations dictionary

  • element */*/*/ — UK [ˈelɪmənt] / US noun [countable] Word forms element : singular element plural elements 1) a) an important basic part of something complicated, for example a system or plan an important/essential element: Our new management system includes two… …   English dictionary

  • element — el|e|ment [ elımənt ] noun count *** ▸ 1 basic part of something ▸ 2 in science ▸ 3 small important amount ▸ 4 for heating ▸ 5 earth/air/fire/water ▸ 6 weather ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) an important basic part of something complicated, for example a… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • element*/*/*/ — [ˈelɪmənt] noun 1) [C] an important basic part of something, for example a system or plan Fieldwork is a key element of this course.[/ex] Advertising is not the only element in the marketing process.[/ex] 2) [C] science a substance that consists… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • element — noun 1) an essential element of the game Syn: component, constituent, part, section, portion, piece, segment, bit; aspect, factor, feature, facet, ingredient, strand, detail, point; member, u …   Thesaurus of popular words