Definition of Forthright in English :
Define Forthright in English
Forthright meaning in English
Meaning of Forthright in English
Pronunciation of Forthright in English
Forthright pronunciation in English
Pronounce Forthright in Englishsee synonyms of forthright
characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion
Example Sentences:'blunt talking and straight shooting''a blunt New England farmer''I gave them my candid opinion''forthright criticism''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'
directly and without evasion; not roundabout
Example Sentences:'to face a problem squarely''the responsibility lies squarely with them''spoke forthright (or forthrightly) and to the point'
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