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honesty

noun [U] uk   /ˈɒn.ə.sti/  us   /ˈɑː.nə-/
B2 the quality of being honest: I appreciate your honesty. I must tell you in all honesty (= truthfully and hiding nothing) that there is little chance of the proposal being approved.
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in Korean 정직함…
in Arabic صِدْق, صَراحة…
in Portuguese honestidade…
in Catalan honradesa, sinceritat…
in Japanese 正直さ, 誠実さ, 実直さ…
in Italian onestà…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誠實…
in Russian честность…
in Turkish dürüstlük, haysiyet, namusluluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诚实…
in Polish uczciwość, szczerość…
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