sincerity

[ sin-ser-i-tee ]
/ sɪnˈsɛr ɪ ti /

noun, plural sin·cer·i·ties.

freedom from deceit, hypocrisy, or duplicity; probity in intention or in communicating; earnestness.

Origin of sincerity

From the Latin word sincēritās, dating back to 1540–50. See sincere, -ity

Related forms

su·per·sin·cer·i·ty, noun

Synonym study

See honor.
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