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blunt, candid, forthright, frank, free-spoken, outspoken, plainspoken, point-blank, straight-from-the-shoulder(adverb)
characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion
"blunt talking and straight shooting"; "a blunt New England farmer"; "I gave them my candid opinion"; "forthright criticism"; "a forthright approach to the problem"; "tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank"; "it is possible to be outspoken without being rude"; "plainspoken and to the point"; "a point-blank accusation"
squarely, forthrightly, forthright(adverb)
directly and without evasion; not roundabout
"to face a problem squarely"; "the responsibility lies squarely with them"; "spoke forthright (or forthrightly) and to the point"
straightforward; not evasive; characterized by candor and directness
The witness was considered eminently credible thanks to her forthright answers.
straight forward; in a straight direction
direct; straightforward; as, a forthright man
a straight path
Origin: [Forth, adv. + right, adv.]
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- откровен, прям, честенBulgarian
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