veritable[ver′i tə bəl]
- The definition of veritable is a word that means real or genuine.
An example of veritable is when you describe that Washington DC is a hotbed of politics.
Origin of veritableLate Middle English ; from Old French ; from verite, verity
Origin of veritableMiddle English, from Old French, from verite; see verity.
(comparative more veritable, superlative most veritable)
- True, real.
- He is a veritable swine.
- A fair is a veritable smorgasbord. (From Charlotte's Web).