honestlyadverbuk /ˈɒn.ɪst.li/ us /ˈɑː.nɪst-/
- I can honestly say that I have no interest whatsoever in the royal family.
- He answered openly and honestly without any hesitation.
- "You played brilliantly in the concert." "Oh thanks, do you honestly think so?"
- Quite honestly, the thought of standing up and performing live terrified me.
- I don't mind criticism as long as it's honestly given and doesn't get personal.