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English definition of “candid”

candid

adjective uk   /ˈkæn.dɪd/ approving us  
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
Honesty, openness and sincerity
candidly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Honesty, openness and sincerity
(Definition of candid from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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