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English definition of “level with sb”

level with sb

informal
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with level   /ˈlev.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-) us  
to tell someone the truth about something: I'll level with you - the salary's not particularly good, and there's little chance of promotion.Honesty, openness and sincerity
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