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Princeton's WordNet

  1. directness, straightnessnoun

    trueness of course toward a goal

    "rivaling a hawk in directness of aim"

  2. candor, candour, candidness, frankness, directness, forthrightnessnoun

    the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech

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  1. directnessnoun

    The state or quality of being direct.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Directnessnoun

    the quality of being direct; straightness; straightforwardness; immediateness

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of directness in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of directness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of directness in a Sentence

  1. Molly Goddard:

    I have spent the last six months exploring ways of creating volume through pattern cutting and manipulation so that each garment holds its own shape with no hidden support, the idea of pieces holding their own shape has a directness that has come to inform everything about this show.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    But, on the other hand, I think if I go beyond the consideration, I'll count on the good wisdom and directness of my mom to help me communicate directly with people. She's pretty good at that.

  3. Lei Yu:

    Health conscious adults are encouraged to work actively to improve their sense of meaning in life and goal directness.

  4. Michael Emptage:

    He was a wonderful actor with a long and distinguished career in film, television and theatre and was respected as a man of directness, sincerity, and honesty.

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