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Adjective
Blunt and plain-spoken in one's manner of speaking or behavior
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Cutting or incisive
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Adjective
Unaware or intentionally inconsiderate of someone else's feelings
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Verb
Present participle for to speak the truth, to say things as they really are
“These Macedonians are a rude and clownish people that call a spade a spade.”
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Present participle for to speak frankly, honestly or bluntly
Verb
Present participle for to precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
Noun
The state of being sincere and open in speech
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