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straightforward

adjective uk   /ˌstreɪtˈfɔː.wəd/  us   /-ˈfɔːr.wɚd/

straightforward adjective (SIMPLE)

B2 easy to understand or simple: Just follow the signs to Bradford - it's very straightforward.
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straightforward adjective (HONEST)

(of a person) honest and not likely to hide their opinions: Roz is straightforward and lets you know what she's thinking.
straightforwardly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
He explained quite straightforwardly that there wasn't enough work for us all.
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