What does outspoken mean?

Definitions for outspoken
ˈaʊtˈspoʊ kənout·spo·ken

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outspoken, vocaladjective

    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-shoulderadjective

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. outspokenadjective

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

  2. outspokenverb

    past participle of outspeak.

  3. Etymology: From outspeak, equivalent to.

ChatGPT

  1. outspoken

    Outspoken refers to a person who expresses their views or opinions freely, frankly, and directly, without hesitation or fear of the reaction or consequences. Such a person often speaks their mind, making their thoughts and feelings public, even if they are controversial or unpopular.

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Numerology

  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

Examples of outspoken in a Sentence

  1. Tim Tebow:

    It was never something I did to take away from somebody else, it was just something I did with a personal relationship with my God. So I think that’s just sometimes disappointing when things get taken away from the truth and then it’s just created into whatever somebody wants it to be. ’’ But the outspoken Christian athlete said he.

  2. Ben Marter:

    Senator Durbin has been outspoken in his criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and supportive of Ukrainian efforts to reform their economy and defend their nation. This letter is a forgery and was obviously written by somebody with a tenuous grasp of the English language.

  3. Lis Smith:

    He’s an outspoken supporter of the national dialogue we are having about sexual abuse and harassment, these efforts to tie years-old comments to it do a great disservice to women. Dredging up one-off old social media posts is a typical establishment politician’s way to discredit newcomers.

  4. Denver Riggleman:

    It's almost like we're facts-based pariahs that are trying to sort of rein in this insanity that's gone on, it does feel lonely sometimes in terms of being the outspoken voice.

  5. Sally Hunt:

    It’s offensive to a lot of people, I’m outspoken about it but there are a lot of people like me that are afraid to speak out publicly, it says ‘In God We Trust’ when it should say ‘in God some of us trust.

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