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English definition of “candid”

candid

adjective     /ˈkæn.dɪd/ approving
honest and telling the truth, especially about something difficult or painful: The two presidents have had candid talks about the current crisis. To be candid with you, I think you're making a dreadful mistake. → See also candourHonesty, openness and sincerity candidly     /-li/ adverb Honesty, openness and sincerity
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