from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a frank manner; candidly.
- adv. In truth; honestly: Frankly, I don't care.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. in a frank, open or (too) honest manner.
- adv. In truth, to tell the truth.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In a frank manner; freely.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a frank or unreserved manner; without reserve or disguise; candidly: as, to confess one's faults frankly.
- Freely; without hindrance or restraint; willingly.
- Synonyms see frank, adjective
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. (used as intensives reflecting the speaker's attitude) it is sincerely the case that
This term frankly is the code for Arabs and Muslims and if you are the average and even not so average American in the United States this is what you think, perceive and for many believe.
After much backing and filling, the king, on December 23, 1675, issued a proclamation which in its title frankly stated its object -- "for the suppression of coffee houses."
The fact that he used cash, frankly, is in Africa, completely and utterly —
Just wouldn't expect much new, feature-wise ... which, frankly, is OK by me, since the feature expansion in the last few years hasn't been anything all that interesting or helpful, anyway.
Beyond the zoom, the S8000 has a nice wide lens (which frankly is more important than a big zoom, in my opinion -- especially for group shots) and I left it on wide most of the time.
Apparently if I whine enough - and can endure sufficient beatings with a rubber hose - I get steak, cheese, and candy, which, frankly, is a pretty sweet meal no matter where you might be.
I think what he ought to do frankly is send a mother of a fallen American soldier to accept the prize on behalf of the U.S. military and frankly to send the message to remind the Nobel committee that each one of them sleeps soundly at night because the U.S. military is the greatest peacekeeping force in the world today.
Somehow he seemed to forget about the average American who frankly is tired of his misleading rhetoric.
This American, frankly, is tired of hearing about such false choices from the other side, who's only mission seems to be regaining power.
There will be some minds you can never change, and it frankly is not your job to go around explaining what your book really meant.