forthrightly vs squarely what difference

what is difference between forthrightly and squarely

English

Etymology

forthright +‎ -ly

Adverb

forthrightly (comparative more forthrightly, superlative most forthrightly)

  1. In a forthright manner


English

Etymology

square +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈskwɛə(ɹ).li/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈskwɛɹ.li/
  • Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ)li
  • Hyphenation: square‧ly

Adverb

squarely (comparative more squarely, superlative most squarely)

  1. (geometry) In the shape of a square; at right angles.
  2. (also figuratively) Firmly and solidly.
  3. (figuratively) In a direct, straightforward and honest manner.

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