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Princeton's WordNet

  1. candor, candour, candidness, frankness, directness, forthrightnessnoun

    the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech

    Synonyms:
    fair-mindedness, forthrightness, candor, outspokenness, frankness, fairness, directness, candidness, straightness

  2. fairness, fair-mindedness, candor, candournoun

    ability to make judgments free from discrimination or dishonesty

    Synonyms:
    paleness, fair-mindedness, beauteousness, loveliness, candor, equity, blondness, fairness, directness, candidness, frankness, forthrightness, comeliness

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  1. List of paraphrases for "candour":

    frankness, candor, sincerity, franchise, honesty, openness, deductible

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How to use candour in a sentence?

  1. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, "Meditations", book 9.:

    A candour affected is a dagger concealed.


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