straight-from-the-shoulder

straight-from-the-shoulder

[streyt-fruhm-thuh-shohl-der]
adjective
direct, honest, and forceful in expression; outspoken.
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straight-from-the-shoulder

adjective
characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion; "blunt talking and straight shooting"; "a blunt New England farmer"; "I gave them my candid opinion"; "forthright criticism"; "a forthright approach to the problem"; "tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank"; "it is possible to be outspoken without being rude"; "plainspoken and to the point"; "a point-blank accusation" [syn: blunt
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