What does honestly mean?

Definitions for honestly
ˈɒn ɪst lihon·est·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word honestly.

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"

  2. honestly, aboveboard(adverb)

    in an honest manner

    "in he can't get it honestly, he is willing to steal it"; "was known for dealing aboveboard in everything"

Wiktionary

  1. honestly(Adverb)

    In an honest manner.

    He answered the questions honestly.

  2. honestly(Adverb)

    Frankly.

    Honestly, I didn't believe a word she said.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Honestly(adverb)

    honorably; becomingly; decently

  2. Honestly(adverb)

    in an honest manner; as, a contract honestly made; to live honestly; to speak honestly

Freebase

  1. Honestly

    "Honestly" is a song by Zwan. It was the first single from their album, Mary Star of the Sea. The song was written by Billy Corgan. The B-side "Number of the Beast" was used in the opening credits of the 2002 film Spun by director Jonas Åkerlund.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'honestly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1557

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'honestly' in Adverbs Frequency: #356

How to pronounce honestly ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say honestly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of honestly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of honestly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of honestly in a Sentence

  1. Mitch Landrieu:

    I think I am. Honestly.

  2. Buck Holly:

    They honestly think it’s fun.

  3. Bellhops CEO Luke Marklin:

    I am honestly blown away by him.

  4. Rachel Lee:

    Quite honestly, I do feel suicidal.

  5. Pastor Mannix Kinsey:

    Honestly, I can speak for this church.

Images & Illustrations of honestly

  1. honestly

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