What does frankness mean?

Definitions for frankness
ˈfræŋk nɪsfrank·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. candor, candour, candidness, frankness, directness, forthrightness(noun)

    the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech

  2. frankness, outspokenness(noun)

    the trait of being blunt and outspoken


  1. frankness(Noun)

    The state of being frank; candour; honesty.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frankness(noun)

    the quality of being frank; candor; openess; ingenuousness; fairness; liberality


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of frankness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of frankness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alexander Smith:

    If you wish to preserve your secret, wrap it up in frankness.

  2. Cornelius Tacitus:

    He had a certain frankness and generosity, qualities indeed which turn to a man's ruin, unless tempered with discretion.

  3. Brian Foren:

    I appreciate his honestness and his frankness, she has a lot of baggage and I worry that her baggage might cost us the election.

  4. Benjamin Disraeli:

    Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor.

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