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Wordnet 3.0


1. habitually speaking the truth;
- Example: "a veracious witness"

2. precisely accurate;
- Example: "a veracious account"
[syn: veracious, right]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Veracious \Ve*ra"cious\, a. [L. verax, -acis, fr. verus true. See Very.] 1. Observant of truth; habitually speaking truth; truthful; as, veracious historian. [1913 Webster] The Spirit is most perfectly and absolutely veracious. --Barrow. [1913 Webster] 2. Characterized by truth; true; not false; as, a veracious account or narrative. [1913 Webster] The young, ardent soul that enters on this world with heroic purpose, with veracious insight, will find it a mad one. --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

veracious adj 1: habitually speaking the truth; "a veracious witness" 2: precisely accurate; "a veracious account" [syn: veracious, right]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

54 Moby Thesaurus words for "veracious": actual, ascertained, attested, authenticated, categorically true, certain, certified, confirmed, corroborated, demonstrated, determined, direct, documentary, effectual, established, factual, historical, not in error, objectively true, proved, real, substantiated, sure-enough, true, true as gospel, true-meaning, true-speaking, true-tongued, truth-bearing, truth-declaring, truth-desiring, truth-filled, truth-guarding, truth-loving, truth-passing, truth-speaking, truth-telling, truthful, unconfuted, undeceitful, undeceptive, undenied, undoubted, unerroneous, unfallacious, unfalse, unmistaken, unquestionable, unrefuted, valid, validated, veridical, verified, veritable