What is the opposite of pretence?

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Noun
Opposite of a false display of feelings, attitudes, or intentions
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Opposite of an attempt to make something that is not the case appear true
Noun
Opposite of the state or quality of being supercilious
Noun
Opposite of a manner or expression that hides one's true character or feelings
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Opposite of a display of behavior, usually meant to deceive
Noun
Opposite of increase, swelling
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(consequence) Opposite of a reason or explanation given to justify a fault or offense
“As a consequence of his actions, he had to flee the colony, having been indicted for abusing his privileges as an officer.”
Noun
(accusation) Opposite of a reason or explanation given to justify a fault or offense
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Opposite of an outward, and often deceptive, display or pretense
“It is the leader's moral principles and integrity that give legitimacy and credibility to the vision and sustain it.”
Noun
Opposite of an intentionally false statement
“You can't handle the truth!”
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Opposite of a manner or expression that hides one's true character or feelings
“Karl had a laid-back personality, which kept him under the radar screen during his high school and college football careers.”
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Opposite of an assertion, especially an accusation, not necessarily based on facts
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Opposite of a character, role or appearance that is affected by someone
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Opposite of an event or situation that is absurd, disorganized or fake
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