candidness
noun see candid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Candidness — Can did*ness, n. The quality of being candid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • candidness — index candor (straightforwardness), honesty, probity, veracity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • candidness — noun The quality of being candid. This is an important factor in establishing trust and may affect the adolescents candidness and anxiety level during the session …   Wiktionary

  • candidness — candid ► ADJECTIVE ▪ truthful and straightforward; frank. DERIVATIVES candidly adverb candidness noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense white : from Latin candidus white …   English terms dictionary

  • candidness — See candidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • candidness — n. frankness, sincerity, honesty; openness, candor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • candidness — can·did·ness …   English syllables

  • candidness — noun the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech • Syn: ↑candor, ↑candour, ↑frankness, ↑directness, ↑forthrightness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forthright (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • lack of candidness — index indirection (deceitfulness) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • candidity — noun /kænˈdɪdɪtɪ/ candidness <span style= font variant:small caps >One</span> of our Sophomore specials who attends English regularly once a week, while correcting sentences in the rhetoric recitation the other day, changed the… …   Wiktionary

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