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forthright
used in The Aeneid

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Definition
directness (honest without subtlety or evasion)
  • Surpris'd with fear, he fled along the field, And now forthright, and now in orbits wheel'd; For here the Trojan troops the list surround, And there the pass is clos'd with pools and marshy ground.
    Book 12 (78% in)

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