on the level


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on the level

Dependable in one's honesty, fairness, or sincerity; trustworthy. Don't worry about Jason; he's on the level. I need to you be on the level with me: do I have any chance at this promotion?
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(strictly) on the level

honest; dependably open and fair. How can I be sure you're on the level? You can trust Sally. She's strictly on the level.
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on the level

honest; straightforward. Come on now, on the level, tell me the truth. Is the ad on the level?
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on the level

Honest, straightforward, sincere, as in You can believe her-she's on the level. This expression may have come from Freemasonry, where the carpenter's level symbolizes integrity. [Late 1800s]
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on the level

Someone or something that is on the level is honest or true. Wait a minute, is this guy on the level or not? I can offer you something better than this, Trish. And all on the level.
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on the level

honest and truthful. informal
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on the ˈlevel

(American English also on the ˌup and ˈup) (informal) honest; legal: I promise you that he’s on the level. He’s never been involved in anything criminal.
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on the level

mod. honest; straightforward. Come on now. Be on the level with me.
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on the level

Informal
Without deception; honest.
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