Honest and Truthful


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Honest adjective – Being in the habit of telling the truth.
Usage example: at least the weatherman is honest and doesn't pretend to be able to predict the unpredictable

Truthful is a synonym for honest in genuine topic. In some cases you can use "Truthful" instead an adjective "Honest", when it comes to topics like trustworthy, virtuous. popular alternative
Nearby Words: honesty, honestly
Synonyms for Honest


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Truthful adjective – Being in the habit of telling the truth.
Usage example: a truthful youngster who wouldn't just make up a story like that

Honest is a synonym for truthful in characteristic topic. You can use "Honest" instead an adjective "Truthful". popular alternative
Nearby Words: truth, truthfulness, truthfully, truthless
Synonyms for Truthful

Things that words describes

person honest person truthful person
people honest people truthful people
part honest part truthful part
nature honest nature truthful nature
Other nouns: way, explanation, lawyer, answer, version, answers.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Casanova He only chases Asuka and he seduces her by being straight-forward, sincere, honest and truthful rather manipulative.
    Source: The Casanova
  • Look on My Works, Ye Mighty, and Despair! The sequel reveals that HAL was ordered to conceal the true reason for the mission from the astronauts until they reached their destination, something that went directly against his programming to be fully honest and truthful.
  • When Magrat calls them out on it, Granny responds, "We're bound to be truthful, but there's no call to be honest."
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