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fairness, fair-mindedness, candor, candour(noun)
ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty
candor, candour, candidness, frankness, directness, forthrightness(noun)
the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
the state of being sincere and open in speech; honesty in expression
Origin: From candor, from candeo
whiteness; brightness; (as applied to moral conditions) usullied purity; innocence
a disposition to treat subjects with fairness; freedom from prejudice or disguise; frankness; sincerity
Origin: [L. candor, fr. candre; cf. F. candeur. See candid.]
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.
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I actually like his candor.
All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candor.
Last night was the first time he admitted it, that's an important moment of candor.
AirAsia will find that while it is tough to get the message across, people will appreciate their candor.
The art of life is to show your hand. There is no diplomacy like candor. You may lose by it now and then, but it will be a loss well gained if you do. Nothing is so boring as having to keep up a deception.
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- честност, откровеност, безпристрастност, искреностBulgarian
- Aufrichtigkeit, Freimut, Redlichkeit, OffenheitGerman
- vilpittömyys, suoruusFinnish
- candeur, franchiseFrench
- nyíltság, őszinteség, elfogulatlanságHungarian
- otwartość, uczciwość, bezstronność, szczerośćPolish
- прямота, честность, беспристрастностьRussian
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