What does the word veritable mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Veritably.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Genuine; true; real.

Usage examples for veritable

  1. Arethusa smiled through her tears at him like a veritable bit of April. – The Heart of Arethusa by Francis Barton Fox
  2. In the attic under the eaves is a veritable treasure house. – Historic Homes by Mary H. Northend
  3. Possibly those who had been " killed" in the former desperate assault had found time to come mysteriously to life again, leaving a dummy in their stead to be ruthlessly trampled on, now assumed new places in the ranks, to make the assailants and defenders look more like a veritable " host." – The Boy Scouts with the Motion Picture Players by Robert Shaler