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plain-spoken

[pleyn-spoh-kuh n] /ˈpleɪnˈspoʊ kən/
adjective
1.
candid; frank; blunt.
2.
using simple, direct language:
a plain-spoken politician.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80
Synonyms
direct, open, forthright.
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British Dictionary definitions for plain-spoken

plain-spoken

adjective
1.
candid; frank; blunt
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Word Origin and History for plain-spoken
adj.

1670s, from plain (adj.) + spoken.

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