how to pronounce honesty


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The above transcription of honesty is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

honesty is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of honesty in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… her impeccable sense of honesty so she …”

meanings of honesty


  1. The act, quality, or condition of being honest.
  2. Honor; decency, propriety.
  3. Chastity.
  4. Any of various crucifers in the genus Lunaria, several of which are grown as ornamentals, particularly Lunaria annua.

words that rhyme with honesty


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