toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

veritable
used in The Two Towers

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
used for emphasis:  to describe one thing as almost like another (more intense) thing
  • They walked as it were in a black vapour wrought of veritable darkness itself that, as it was breathed, brought blindness not only to the eyes but to the mind, so that even the memory of colours and of forms and of any light faded out of thought.
    4.9 -- Book 4 Chapter 9 -- Shelob's Lair (9% in)

There are no more uses of "veritable" in The Two Towers.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®