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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech.

Usage examples (34)
  • Â This kind of forthrightness bordering on the contentious and rude was absolutely unheard of in The Legion.
  • Bill Ayers, unfortunately, has not generally shown anything like that kind of forthrightness or capacity for self-criticism.
  • Such long-awaited forthrightness would have been refreshing.
  • Not all employees of useless programs act with Bruce Bair's forthrightness. for more
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