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hon·est·ly

honestly

 
 
pronunciation:
a nihst li
parts of speech:
adverb, interjection
part of speech: adverb
definition: in an honest way.
We were surprised he spoke so honestly about his mistakes.She lives honestly and never lies.
similar words:
aboveboard, square, truly
 
part of speech: interjection
definition: used to express surprise or mild shock.
Honestly! Why do you act so silly?
similar words:
indeed