|Characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion.|
Blunt talking and straight shooting.
A blunt New England farmer.
I gave them my candid opinion.
A forthright approach to the problem.
Tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank.
It is possible to be outspoken without being rude.
Plainspoken and to the point.
A point-blank accusation.
|Openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness.|
A heart-to-heart talk.
His candid eyes.
An open and trusting nature.