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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Frankly  \Frank"ly\,  adv 
  In  a  frank  manner;  freely. 
 
  Very  frankly  he  confessed  his  treasons.  --Shak. 
 
  Syn:  Openly;  ingenuously;  plainly;  unreservedly; 
  undisguisedly  sincerely;  candidly;  artlessly;  freely; 
  readily;  unhesitatingly;  liberally;  willingly. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  frankly 
  adv  :  (used  as  intensives  reflecting  the  speaker's  attitude)  it  is 
  sincerely  the  case  that  "honestly,  I  don't  believe 
  it";  "candidly,  I  think  she  doesn't  have  a  conscience"; 
  "frankly,  my  dear,  I  don't  give  a  damn"  [syn:  {honestly}, 
  {candidly}] 




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