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candid
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
your candid opinion
Definition
honest and direct
  • Gringoire, in the candid sanctuary of his own conscience, admired its clearness.
    1.1.2 — Vol 1 Bk 1 Chpt 2 — Pierre Gringoire (90% in)
candid = honest
There are no more uses of "candid" flagged with this meaning in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

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  • Her pure, red lips half smiled; her serene and candid brow became troubled, at intervals, under her thoughts, like a mirror under the breath; and from beneath her long, drooping, black eyelashes, there escaped a sort of ineffable light, which gave to her profile that ideal serenity which Raphael found at the mystic point of intersection of virginity, maternity, and divinity.
    1.2.7 — Vol 1 Bk 2 Chpt 7 — A Bridal Night (50% in)

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