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Princeton's WordNet

  1. no-nonsense(adj)

    not tolerating irrelevancies

    "the no-nonsense tones of a stern parent"


  1. no-nonsense(adj.)

    Serving the purpose without unnecessary complications; uncomplicated; plain; not fancy.

  2. no-nonsense(adj.)

    Hence: Practical and economical.


  1. no-nonsense(Adjective)

    Practical, not concerning oneself with anything silly or unimportant.

    Her no-nonsense way of resolving issues impressed her superiors.

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