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adverb honestly pronunciation in British English /ˈɒnɪs(t)li/

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  1. 1
    in a way that is honest and moral
    She was trying to do her job honestly and fairly.
  2. 2
    spoken used for emphasizing that what you are saying is true, especially when talking about yourself
    I honestly can’t remember.
    Honestly, I’ll be fine now.
  3. 3
    spoken used for expressing slight anger at someone
    Oh honestly, now look what he’s done!


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