Definitions for outspokenˈaʊtˈspoʊ kən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word outspoken

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outspoken, vocal(adj)

    given to expressing yourself freely or insistently

    "outspoken in their opposition to segregation"; "a vocal assembly"

  2. blunt, candid, forthright, frank, free-spoken, outspoken, plainspoken, point-blank, straight-from-the-shoulder(adj)

    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"


  1. outspoken(Verb)


  2. outspoken(Adjective)

    Speaking, or spoken, freely, openly, or boldly; vocal.

  3. Origin: From outspeak, equivalent to .


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outspoken in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outspoken in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Olivier Jakob:

    With Fatih the IEA is likely to be more outspoken.

  2. George Stanley McGovern:

    The trouble was, all people saw on television were a few of my outspoken supporters out front and they came away thinking that was me.

  3. Kathleen Jurgens:

    I really like Bernie. He's outspoken and he doesn't seem as political, but at this point, you really have to look at electability and Hillary really impressed me.

  4. Lincoln Chafee:

    Taking down a (Democratic) machine is hard enough alone, but to have an independent wild card -- very glib, very outspoken, didn't care what he said -- was a learning experience.

  5. Stephen Stahl:

    I’ve been an outspoken critic of saying that the VA says this is a vet’s problem and wants to defer this, the sweet spot of treatment may very well be as close to experiencing the trauma.

Images & Illustrations of outspoken

Translations for outspoken

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for outspoken »


Find a translation for the outspoken definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these outspoken definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"outspoken." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 23 Oct. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for outspoken? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for outspoken:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.