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Talking in a direct way - synonyms or related words

directly

adverb

in a very clear and honest way that shows what you really think

pointed

adjective

direct, because you are determined to get information

emphatic

adjective

said or shown in a very strong, clear way

baldly

adverb

if you say something baldly, you say it in a direct way, without trying to be sensitive or polite

emphatically

adverb

in a very clear way that no one can argue about

outright

adverb

without hiding your feelings

pointed

adjective

direct, in a way that shows you are annoyed or do not agree

vociferous

adjective

formal

a vociferous opinion, reply, protest, etc. is expressed loudly and with force

flat out

directly, without trying to avoid offending or upsetting people

man-to-man

adverb

involving two men who are telling each other what they really think

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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