Definition of true adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    true

     adverb
    adverb
    NAmE//tru//
     
    (old-fashioned or )
     
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    straight
  1. 1(literary) in a direct line The arrow flew straight and true to the target. He shot true.
  2. correctly
  3. 2speak true to tell the truth He had spoken truer than he knew.
  4. Word Familytrue adjective (untrue)truth noun (untruth)truthful adjective (untruthful)truthfully adverbtruly adverbtrue adjective (untrue)truth noun (untruth)truthful adjective (untruthful)truthfully adverbtruly adverb
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: true