betul

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay betul.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bəˈt̪ʊl]
  • Hyphenation: bê‧tul

Adjective[edit]

betul

  1. true:
    1. conforming to the actual state of reality or fact; factually correct.
      Synonyms: benar, sesungguhnya
    2. genuine; legitimate.
      Synonyms: tulen, sejati
  2. correct: free from error; true; accurate.
    Synonym: benar
  3. right, straight.
    Synonym: tegak

Adverb[edit]

betul

  1. aright: rightly, correctly; in the right way or form.
    Synonyms: tepat, persis
  2. directly.
    Synonym: langsung
  3. very, really.
    Synonyms: sangat, sekali, sungguh

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Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • betol (Sambas, Pontianak)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

betul (Jawi spelling بتول‎, plural betul-betul)

  1. correct (free from error)
  2. true (concurring with a given set of facts)