HyperDic: candidly

English > 1 sense of the word candidly:
ADVERBallcandidly, honestly, frankly(used as intensives reflecting the speaker's attitude) it is sincerely the case that
candidly > pronunciation
Soundskae'ndihdliy
Rhymesably ... zealously: 1543 rhymes with liy...
English > candidly: 1 sense > adverb 1
Meaning(used as intensives reflecting the speaker's attitude) it is sincerely the case that.
Example "candidly, I think she doesn't have a conscience"
Synonymshonestly, frankly
Usage ofintensifier, intensiveA modifier that has little meaning / meaning except to intensify the meaning / meaning it modifies
Spanishfrancamente
Catalancàndidament, francament
Adjectivescandidcharacterized by directness in manner or speech

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