Definitions of honesty

  1. southeastern European plant cultivated for its fragrant purplish flowers and round flat papery silver-white seedpods that are used for indoor decoration Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The quality of being free from deceit; fairness and truth; chastity; uprightness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. The state or quality of being honest; an upright disposition; integrity; honour; sincerity; a forwering herb of the genus lunaria. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. Upright conduct; fairness in dealing with others. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. Chastity; modesty. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Satin flower; the name of two cruciferous herbs having large flat pods, the round shining partitions of which are more beautiful than the blossom; - called also lunary and moonwort. Lunaria biennis is common honesty; L. rediva is perennial honesty. Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for honesty

  1. Here's Honesty in Trade; We English always drink before we deal. – The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman
  2. They'll loaf before your face and work behind your back with good- natured honesty – The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois