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honest
British English: /ˈɒnɪst/
American English: /ˈɑnəst/

Translation of honest in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (truthful, sincere)
    (account, answer)
    (attempt)
    to be honest about something
    essere sincero su qualcosa
    the honest truth
    la pura verità
    to be honest with somebody
    essere sincero con qualcuno
    to be honest with oneself
    essere sincero con sé stesso
    to be less than honest with somebody
    non essere del tutto sincero con qualcuno
    be honest!
    sii sincero! dì la verità!
    to be honest,…
    a essere sincero…

exclamation

  • it wasn't me, honest o honest to God! [informal]
    non sono stato io, lo giuro!
    honest to goodness o honest to God, have you any sense!
    santo cielo, non hai neanche un po' di giudizio!

Idioms

to make an honest woman of somebody

[humorous]
= sposare una ragazza con la quale si sono avuti rapporti prematrimoniali

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