Definitions for Honestyˈɒn ə sti
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the quality of being honest
honesty, silver dollar, money plant, satin flower, satinpod, Lunaria annua(noun)
southeastern European plant cultivated for its fragrant purplish flowers and round flat papery silver-white seedpods that are used for indoor decoration
The act, quality, or condition of being honest; to be truthful
Any of various crucifers in the genus Lunaria, several of which are grown as ornamentals.
Origin: From honesté (French: honnêteté) (honest + -y).
honor; honorableness; dignity; propriety; suitableness; decency
the quality or state of being honest; probity; fairness and straightforwardness of conduct, speech, etc.; integrity; sincerity; truthfulness; freedom from fraud or guile
satin flower; the name of two cruciferous herbs having large flat pods, the round shining partitions of which are more beautiful than the blossom; -- called also lunary and moonwort. Lunaria biennis is common honesty; L. rediva is perennial honesty
Honesty refers to a facet of moral character and connotes positive and virtuous attributes such as integrity, truthfulness and straightforwardness along with the absence of lying, cheating or theft. Honesty is revered in many cultures and religions. Honesty means being truthful, trustworthy, loyal, fair and sincere. Honesty also means straight forward conduct. "Honesty is the best policy" is a proverb of unknown origin. "Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom."- Thomas Jefferson.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Honesty is the best image.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
Stick to the honesty and never leave it!
The elegance of honesty needs no adornment.
Every man has his fault, and honesty is his.
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Translations for Honesty
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- honradesa, honestedatCatalan, Valencian
- Ehrlichkeit, Mondviole, SilberblattGerman
- ηθικότητα, χρηστότητα, ευθύτητα, τιμιότητα, εντιμότητα, ευσυνειδησίαGreek
- honradez, sinceridad, honestidadSpanish
- onair, ionracasScottish Gaelic
- lealtà, correttezza, onestàItalian
- 정직, 正直Korean
- ærlegdomNorwegian Nynorsk
- onestitate, pana-zburătoruluiRomanian
- че́стность, добросовестностьRussian
- hederlighet, ärlighetSwedish
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