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adjective     /fræŋk/
honest, sincere, and telling the truth, even when this might be awkward or make other people uncomfortable: a full and frank discussion There followed a frank exchange of views. The magazine, which gives frank advice about sex and romance, is aimed at the teenage market. To be perfectly frank with you, I don't think she's the woman for the job.Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
(Definition of frank adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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