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straightforward

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Proceeding in a straight course; direct.
  • adj. Not circuitous or evasive; honest and frank. See Synonyms at frank1.
  • adj. Free from ambiguity or pretense; plain and open.
  • adv. In a direct course or an honest manner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Proceeding in a straight course or manner; not deviating; honest; frank.
  • adv. In a straightforward manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Proceeding in a straight course or manner; not deviating; honest; frank.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Directly forward; right ahead.
  • Direct; leading directly forward or onward.
  • Characterized by uprightness, honesty, or frankness; honest; frank; open; without deviation or prevarication: as, a straightforward course; a straightforward person, character, or answer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. free from ambiguity
  • adj. without concealment or deception; honest
  • adj. without evasion or compromise
  • adj. pointed directly ahead

Etymologies

From straight + forward. (Wiktionary)

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