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English definition of “honestly”

honestly

adverb, exclamation     /ˈɒn.ɪst.li/ US  /ˈɑː.nɪst-/
B1 used to emphasize disapproval: Honestly, you'd think she'd have asked you first!Very and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
(Definition of honestly adverbexclamation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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