aboveboard

[ uh-buhv-bawrd, -bohrd ]SEE DEFINITION OF aboveboard

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ABOVEBOARD

Such espionage pointed to something that was not quite open and aboveboard.

They were things that didn't seem—what you would call square and aboveboard.

Must be willing to Work and Keep House shipshape and aboveboard.

And yet, if it was all aboveboard, he wouldn't have said that!

Fundamental bent toward what is clean, manly and aboveboard!

I like the youth who is open and aboveboard, who says what he means and who is frank and fearless.

Everything open and aboveboard, say I,—there's no occasion for mystery.

All this is fair and aboveboard and individual and progressive.

In these matters I believe in being absolutely frank and aboveboard.

Best way, as far as I see, is to be open and aboveboard and firm.

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