What are some opposite words for frank?

Antonyms for frank
fræŋk, frɑŋk

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term frank.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Frank(noun)

    a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century

    Antonyms:
    unobvious, indirect

    Synonyms:
    hotdog, dog, hot dog, wienerwurst, frankfurter, weenie, wiener

  2. frank, frankfurter, hotdog, hot dog, dog, wiener, wienerwurst, weenie(adj)

    a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unobvious

    Synonyms:
    heel, wienerwurst, hound, weenie, red hot, frankfurter, hotdog, cad, detent, dog, pawl, bounder, wiener, frump, firedog, click, hot dog, blackguard, dog-iron, domestic dog, andiron

  3. blunt, candid, forthright, frank, free-spoken, outspoken, plainspoken, point-blank, straight-from-the-shoulder(adj)

    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"; "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"

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unobvious

    Synonyms:
    free-spoken, stark(a), outspoken, crude(a), open, point-blank, candid, forthright, plainspoken, blunt, straight-from-the-shoulder, vocal, heart-to-heart

  4. frank(verb)

    clearly manifest; evident

    "frank enjoyment"

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unobvious

    Synonyms:
    free-spoken, outspoken, forthright, point-blank, candid, blunt, plainspoken, straight-from-the-shoulder

  5. postmark, frank(verb)

    stamp with a postmark to indicate date and time of mailing

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unobvious

    Synonyms:
    postmark

  6. frank(verb)

    exempt by means of an official pass or letter, as from customs or other checks

    Antonyms:
    indirect, unobvious

    Synonyms:
    postmark

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. frank

    Bluff is a word of good meaning, as are frank and open. The bluff man talks and laughs loudly and freely, says and does whatever he pleases with fearless good nature, and with no thought of annoying or giving pain to others. The blunt man says things which he is perfectly aware are disagreeable, either from a defiant indifference to others' feelings, or from the pleasure of tormenting.

    Antonyms:
    bland, courteous, genial, polished, polite, refined, reserved, urbane

    Synonyms:
    abrupt, bluff, blunt, blustering, bold, brusk, coarse, discourteous, impolite, inconsiderate, open, plain-spoken, rough, rude, uncivil, unmannerly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. frank

    Antonyms:
    disingenuous, close, reserved

    Synonyms:
    ingenuous, candid, open, unreserved, artless, free, familiar, honest, easy, sincere, outspoken, plain

Editors Contribution

  1. manipulative

    tustworthy, open

    he is frank

    Submitted by acronimous on April 1, 2019  

How to use frank in a sentence?

  1. Old School:

    Frank Blue you're my boy

  2. Donald Trump:

    Dodd-Frank was a disaster.

  3. Killer Mike:

    I am going to be very frank.

  4. Frank Marshall:

    Nowadays I ’m DJ Master Frank.

  5. Sarah Rozier:

    Mr. Trump is right, Dodd-Frank isn’t working.

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