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forthright
used in Lonesome Dove

2 uses
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Definition
directness (honest without subtlety or evasion)
  • A forthright woman like Mary probably considers that she can give you all the experience you're ever likely to need.
    Chapters 11-12 (66% in)
  • She was the kind of forthright woman who called men by their first names, and she was known to salt her speech rather freely with criticism.
    Chapters 11-12 (76% in)

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