• (adv): In an open way.
    Example: "He openly flaunted his affection for his sister"

Some articles on openly:

Lesbian American History - Notable American Lesbians
... In 2012 she became the first openly lesbian or gay senator in American history ... her character Ellen Morgan came out as a lesbian on the TV show "Ellen", making her the first openly lesbian actress to play an openly lesbian character on television ... Lynch, an Emmy-winning actress best known for her role on the TV series Glee, is openly lesbian ...
Timeline Of LGBT History In Canada - 2010s - 2011
13 British Columbia MLA Mike Farnworth comes out, becoming the fourth openly gay member of the provincial legislature ... Alongside caucus colleague Nicholas Simons, he is the second openly gay candidate in the party's 2011 leadership race ... incumbents Libby Davies and Scott Brison, the number of openly gay Members of Parliament remains at five ...
LGBT History In Germany - 21st Century
... until Oct 2004, then with step-adoption) Klaus Wowereit becomes the first openly-gay politician elected mayor of Berlin (and, by virtue of Berlin's. 2009 - Westerwelle becomes the first openly-gay member of the Federal Cabinet (Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister under Angela Merkel coalition government) ...
Mixed-orientation Marriage - Famous Mixed-orientation Couples
... Cole Porter, who was described as "an openly closeted gay man," was married to Linda Lee Thomas ... A later film, De-Lovely, dealt more openly with his sexuality ... relationship for only a short time, as Grant was openly gay ...
Mike Fleck
... gay man on December 1, 2012, making him the first openly gay member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly ... Democrat elected in 2012, is the first openly gay man elected to the legislature but did not take office until January 2013 Fleck and Sims will be the only two openly gay members in the 2013–14 ... Fleck will also be one of just two openly gay Republican state legislators in the United States, alongside Ohio state representative Tim Brown ...

Famous quotes containing the word openly:

    At the moment when a man openly makes known his difference of opinion from a well-known party leader, the whole world thinks that he must be angry with the latter. Sometimes, however, he is just on the point of ceasing to be angry with him. He ventures to put himself on the same plane as his opponent, and is free from the tortures of suppressed envy.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    What is a man if he is not a thief who openly charges as much as he can for the goods he sells?
    Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869–1948)

    You can feel it, in a hundred little ways year after year. It is so certain and inevitable, that the next century will be a time in which it is not simply safe, but commonplace, to be openly gay.
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)