Bedeutung von “honest” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈɒnɪst/
Extra Examples
I hadn't been very honest about my feelings for him.The honest answer is that I don't know.It was an honest assessment of what went wrong.He hasn't been very honest with us.The book gives a brutally honest account of his alcohol addiction.

B1 sincere and telling the truth:

If you want my honest opinion, I think your hair looks awful.

B1 not likely to lie, cheat, or steal:

an honest man
→ Opposite dishonest
to be honest informal

B1 used to express your real opinion:

To be honest, I didn't really enjoy the party.

(Definition von “honest” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)