Truthfully vs Faithfully - What's the difference?

truthfully | faithfully |


As adverbs the difference between truthfully and faithfully

is that truthfully is (manner) in a truthful manner while faithfully is in a faithful manner.

truthfully

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • (manner) In a truthful manner
  • He spoke truthfully .
  • (speech act) Frankly.
  • Truthfully , I didn't suspect a thing.
    English manner adverbs English speech-act adverbs

    faithfully

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a faithful manner.
  • The CD reproduces music faithfully.
    I have been faithfully married for the past twenty years.
  • (US) A conventional formula for ending a letter, used when the salutation addresses the person for whom the letter is intended using an honorific.
  • Synonyms

    * (formula for ending correspondence) yours faithfully (UK)

    Antonyms

    * unfaithfully

    Derived terms

    * yours faithfully

    See also

    * sincerely * truly