Free-spoken Free"-spo`ken, a. Accustomed to speak without reserve; willing to speak out without subtlety. --Bacon.

Syn: bluff, blunt, candid, frank, outspoken, plainspoken, point-blank. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] -- {Free"-spo`ken*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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