Definitions for candor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fairness, fair-mindedness, candor, candour(noun)

    ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty

  2. candor, candour, candidness, frankness, directness, forthrightness(noun)

    the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech


  1. candor(Noun)

    whiteness; brilliance

  2. candor(Noun)

    the state of being sincere and open in speech; honesty in expression

  3. candor(Noun)


  4. Origin: From candor, from candeo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Candor(noun)

    whiteness; brightness; (as applied to moral conditions) usullied purity; innocence

  2. Candor(noun)

    a disposition to treat subjects with fairness; freedom from prejudice or disguise; frankness; sincerity

  3. Origin: [L. candor, fr. candre; cf. F. candeur. See candid.]


  1. Candor

    Candor is a town in Montgomery County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 840 at the 2010 census. Candor is the home of the North Carolina Peach Festival, which is held every year on the third Saturday of July. The town's welcome sign reads: Welcome to Candor. Peach Capital.

Anagrams for candor »

  1. Conrad

  2. dacron

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  • честност, откровеност, безпристрастност, искреностBulgarian
  • Aufrichtigkeit, Freimut, Redlichkeit, OffenheitGerman
  • candorSpanish
  • vilpittömyys, suoruusFinnish
  • candeur, franchiseFrench
  • nyíltság, őszinteség, elfogulatlanságHungarian
  • candoreItalian
  • otwartość, uczciwość, bezstronność, szczerośćPolish
  • franquezaPortuguese
  • прямота, честность, беспристрастностьRussian
  • içtenlikTurkish

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