What is the opposite of lie?

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Noun
Opposite of an intentionally false statement
“You can't handle the truth!”
Noun
Opposite of a false statement which unjustly seeks to damage someone's reputation
“I'm far more moved by one personal, and persuasive testimonial than dozens of press releases on acronym-laden letterheads.”
Noun
Opposite of the action or process of manufacturing or inventing something
Noun
Opposite of the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damaging to a person's reputation
Noun
Opposite of the relative position or direction of something
Verb
Opposite of to tell an untruth or falsehood
“Stone, I promise you, the second there's something to level with you about, I'll level with you.”
Verb
Opposite of to be in, or to assume, a horizontal or resting position
Arise, my son, and witness our presence in the midst of your despair!”
Verb
Opposite of to remain hidden or unseen
“Often, he would seemingly appear out of nowhere, and just at the right moment.”
Verb
Opposite of lie down in rest
Verb
Opposite of lie exposed to warmth and light, typically from the sun, for relaxation and pleasure
Verb
Opposite of to be placed or supported so as to stay in a specified position
“His hands came out of his pockets to hang at his sides.”
Verb
Opposite of to be positioned over or along a certain course or in a certain direction
“The railings will end at the end of this corner, so proceed carefully thereafter.”
Verb
(rest on/upon) Opposite of to be based on
“Morality must be independent of the character of the race.”
Verb
Opposite of to give or deliver false, fake, or misleading information
Verb
Opposite of to give someone the wrong information or idea
Verb
Opposite of conceal or disguise one's true feelings or beliefs
Verb
Opposite of to tell an untruth or falsehood
Verb
(of a material) Opposite of to stretch or open out
Fold the paper the way you are comfortable but keep in mind the direction of the fold.”
Verb
Opposite of to state or claim too much
Verb
Opposite of to make spiteful slanderous or defamatory statements about someone
Verb
Opposite of to have as a home
Verb
Opposite of cause distress or anxiety to
Verb
Opposite of to position or place something in a particular place or spot
Verb
Opposite of to extend or be positioned in a given course or direction
“With finite sample sizes, the curves deviate from this straight line and the deviation increases as the sample size decreases.”
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