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Princeton's WordNet

  1. honestly, candidly, franklyadverb

    (used as intensives reflecting the speaker's attitude) it is sincerely the case that

    "honestly, I don't believe it"; "candidly, I think she doesn't have a conscience"; "frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn"


  1. candidlyadverb

    in a candid manner; frankly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Candidlyadverb

    in a candid manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of candidly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of candidly in a Sentence

  1. Republican Rep. Mark Meadows:

    And candidly it was not the way that I should've answered the questions, certainly is not something that I support from a standpoint of any racial overtones.

  2. Mark Warner:

    Some Democrats's been under enormous pressure at times from certain members to shut down the investigation, I've been under pressure to reach a conclusion before we're finished, i think we've resisted that, and I think as you see the work product of this committee, the committee will be proud, and candidly the American public will get to see how the Congress is supposed to work.

  3. Sarah Palin:

    Ted Cruz is extremely strong on this. Donald Trump, of course, he's the one who would most candidly tell you 'let's get in there,'.

  4. Shotaro Yachi:

    There still exist some issues between the two countries like the East China Sea situation. But I would like us to exchange views candidly today to advance bilateral relations further.

  5. Moon Jae-in:

    I am willing to talk candidly with Chairman Kim Jong Un to find a balance between the US' demands for denuclearization and North Korea's request for dropping hostile policies and enforcing measures to secure their safety, i believe that the denuclearization issue can be progressed at a rapid pace if the two leaders face each other again and talk.

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