verisimilitude - Dictionary definition and meaning for word verisimilitude
ver + similar + tude; 'ver' means true and 'tude' means a state, so 'verisimilitude'means 'the state of being true'.
Verisimilitude..very + similar + attitude... she tried to put up a very similar attitude.... (verisimilitude..try to put up an appearance).
veri + simili + tude : very similar to truth. Therefore, quality of seeming truth.
VERISIMILITUDE=VERITY+SIMILITUDE. In other words, VERITY confirmed by APPEARANCE.
ver (truth) + similitude >>> similar to truth..