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honesty

  
  
Honesty is the quality of being honest.      n-uncount  
They said the greatest virtues in a politician were integrity, correctness and honesty.      You say in all honesty when you are saying something that might be disappointing or upsetting, and you want to soften its effect by emphasizing your sincerity.  
in all honesty      phrase   PHR with cl     (emphasis)    In all honesty, aren't there already far too many pages of scientific research published every week?...     
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exp.
It is healthy to laugh
[US]
exp.
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
v.
be the best; shine; dominate
"He/She rocks!/ You rock!" - it's said with admiration for someone whom you consider the best
n.
award for the best dog in a dog show
At French dog shows they use the English expression
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
exp.
the duck's nuts, the best, the dog's bollocks
exp.
the best, the dog's bollocks , the bee's knees
exp.
The duck's nuts, the best, the top.
n.
Materialistic concept neonewtonist. In its measures, this variation of length of traveled route (by unit of time) by a group of photons ( φ is the initial of photons) - the light signal - is equal to what is collectively called " radial velocity". It distinguishes itself from it in its gnoseology.
Phys. Concept before 2007 The redshift indicates the phi-speed of a star. But do not give the immediate knowledge of its absolute speed.
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
n.
is the recreation of any entity after its death or destruction
video gaming
o.
Cyber Legacy Locker is the safe and secure way to pass encrypted access key of online accounts to authorized assignee.
[Leg.];[Tech.] passing access key of online account to friends or love ones
prep.
Digital estate Planning is the process having uniform rules of envisaging and arranging for the clearance of digital assets during a person physical life under virtual identity.
[Leg.];[Tech.] arranging for the clearance of digital assets
exp.
your best clothes that you wear on special occasions
n.
best friend
[Neologism]
adj.
liked best of all
[US] Example Sentence: Reverso is my newest favorite online dictionary so I have shared it with my EAL students in the high school.
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
adj.
the decision is yours
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
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