What does candidly mean?

Definitions for candidly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. honestly, candidly, frankly(adverb)

    (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. candidly(Adverb)

    in a candid manner; frankly

Webster Dictionary

  1. Candidly(adverb)

    in a candid manner


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Barack Obama:

    Even as our nations cooperate, I believe, and I know you agree, that we must address our differences candidly.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    I think we need to stop this politically correct nonsense. We need to speak candidly about the problems facing this country.

  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. Jack Markell:

    We must publicly and candidly acknowledge the lasting damage of past sins – damage that continues to reverberate more than 150 years after the abolition of slavery.

  5. 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.

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