word type: acronym
- To Be Honest.
To Be or Not TBH
"TBH" is almost the same exact phraseology as "frankly" or "honestly" and is usually redundant or, worse, has an irksome way of implying that whoever is using the phrase or acronym is not "honest" or candid as a default.
Usage and Usable Quip
"TBH I don't think I will make it out to the WSOP for the entire duration."
"Gee-whiz, thanks for being honest!"