What is the opposite of honestly?

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Opposite of used to emphasize the sincerity of an opinion or feeling
Opposite of in a truthful, fair, or honourable way
Opposite of in a genuine manner
Opposite of in accordance with accepted standards of conduct
(modifies verb) Opposite of used to emphasize, or express certainty, about a statement or opinion
“She accepted his excuses dubiously but was keenly aware that he might transgress again.”
Opposite of without concealment, deception, or prevarication, especially where these might be expected
Opposite of in a direct and honest manner
“They were quick to dismiss the last applicant as he appeared to respond dishonestly to many questions.”
Opposite of used to add sincerity to a statement, especially after a facetious exchange of remarks
“Flutter Vertigo Morning, as I facetiously call it, is a dangerous time for someone such as me.”
Opposite of in actual fact, as opposed to what is said or imagined to be true or possible
“The film plausibly suggests that her interpretation is flawed even if they are based on the right ideas.”
Opposite of in a frank way
Opposite of used to emphasize a description
Opposite of in a kindly manner
“Treat others harshly, and they will probably lose respect for you.”
Opposite of definitely, without a doubt
“Listening to all of what Ikhabot is sharing, even though it sounds bonkers to the kid's ears, it does somewhat makes sense.”
Opposite of adverb for truthful without regard to one's feelings
“We remained tight-lipped about what we really thought of Dylan's orange-colored, baggy pants because we didn't want to hurt his feelings.”
Opposite of adverb for exactly as claimed
“The classically-trained musicians gave it their best, but could only manage to play some unauthentic jazz music.”
Opposite of adverb for fair and balanced
“I have a vested interest in the outcome, and so any opinion I give will be biased.”
Opposite of adverb for simple and unpretentious
“This pretentious pasta dish has too many unnecessary ingredients.”
(of an action) Opposite of adverb for done without malice despite any undesirable results
“My parents are punishing me for my deliberate mistake.”
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