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forthright

adjective uk   /ˈfɔːθ.raɪt/ us    /ˈfɔːrθ-/
(too) honest or direct in behaviour: His forthright manner can be mistaken for rudeness. I admire her forthright way of dealing with people.Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
forthrightness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
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