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Synonyms of honestly in English:


  • 1 he'd come by the money honestly
    fairly, lawfully, legally, legitimately, honourably, decently, ethically, morally, by fair means, by just means, without corruption, in good faith, by the book, in accordance with the rules
    informal on the level
    [Antonyms] dishonestly
  • 2 we honestly believe this is the best investment you will ever make
    frankly, candidly, sincerely, genuinely, truthfully, truly, wholeheartedly, freely, openly, plainly, straight out, straight from the shoulder
    informal straight up
  • 3 quite honestly, I'm not very interested in men
    truthfully, really, truly, actually, to be honest, to tell you the truth, to be frank, speaking truthfully, speaking frankly, in all honesty, in all sincerity, in plain language, in plain English;
    without pretence, without dissembling
    informal Scout's honour
    dated honest Injun
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