Pronunciation: (ver'i-tē), [key]
—pl. -ties for 2.
1. the state or quality of being true; accordance with fact or reality: to question the verity of a statement.
2. something that is true, as a principle, belief, idea, or statement: the eternal verities.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.