Definition of honesty
Examples of honesty in a Sentence
She is admired for her kindness and her honesty.
He demands honesty from everyone who works for him.
He didn't even have enough honesty to tell me he was leaving.
Recent Examples of honesty from the Web
What's even more refreshing than her honesty is the response from her boss, Olark CEO Ben Congleton.
This is a huge moment of honesty from the coal industry.
There’s a little more honesty in the exchange — less glossed over by politeness.
A big part of that has been because of her unabashed honesty—
The system gives opportunity to honesty and people who do honest business.
But there’s a difference in talking about it for the sake of response and for the sake of honesty and the truth.
In all honesty, Louie wasn’t too much of a loss for the restaurant, except emotionally.
Its virtues include integrity, courage, respect, honor, duty, loyalty, honesty and compassion.
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Synonym Discussion of honesty
HONESTY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of honesty for English Language Learners
: the quality of being fair and truthful : the quality of being honest
HONESTY Defined for Kids
Definition of honesty for Students
: the quality or state of being truthful and fair
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