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Your actual vs Yours truly

your actual —(colloquial or humorous) said of the original or genuine person or thing:

  • This ring wasn’t cheap, you know. It’s your actual gold.

yours truly

1. (humorous) me, myself, or I:

  • He never graduated, but his business ability rivaled anyone’s, yours truly included.

2. (formal) written at the end of a letter, followed by the sender’s name:

  • An oddity connected with the Ripper was that he had christened himself in his letter to a news agency signed “Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper.”

Note: The expression does not fully correlate in meaning with the phrase truly yours—(also: very truly yours) = yours truly 2:

  • The letter was addressed to “Mr. Warri,” and was signed “Truly yours, Frank F. Wood.”