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laid on the line

  • as inpointed
  • as instraightforward
  • as infrankly
  • as injeopardize
  • as inpropose
  • as inrelate
  • as inpropound
  • as inendanger
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Synonyms for laid on the line

adj penetrating, biting
  • barbed
  • incisive
  • pertinent
  • sarcastic
  • sharp
  • telling
  • trenchant
  • cutting
  • insinuating
  • keen
  • accurate
  • acid
  • acute
  • boiled down
  • calling a spade a spade
  • in a nutshell
  • laid on the line
  • legit
  • meaty
  • on the button
  • on the nose
  • pregnant
  • right to it
  • right-on
  • short-and-sweet
  • tart

Antonyms for laid on the line

  • gentle
  • kind
  • nice
  • stupid
  • blunt
  • calming
  • dull
  • mild
  • soothing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to laid on the line

frankly

adverb. very honestly

pointed

adjective. penetrating, biting

straightforward

adjective. honest
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.