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Synonyms for direct

adj honest
  • blunt
  • candid
  • explicit
  • forthright
  • sincere
  • straightforward
  • unambiguous
  • unequivocal
  • bald
  • express
  • frank
  • open
  • plain
  • straight
  • absolute
  • categorical
  • downright
  • matter-of-fact
  • outspoken
  • person-to-person
  • plainspoken
  • point-blank
  • straight from the shoulder
  • talk turkey
  • unconcealed
  • undisguised
  • unreserved

Antonyms for direct

  • ambiguous
  • deceitful
  • devious
  • dishonest
  • equivocal
  • indefinite
  • tricky
  • vague
  • decorated
  • indirect
  • obscure
  • unclear
  • changing
  • deviating
  • intermittent
  • interrupted
  • varying
  • wily
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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abrupt

adjective. rude or brief in manner
  • blunt
  • brusque
  • crude
  • crusty
  • curt
  • direct
  • discourteous
  • gruff
  • impetuous
  • impolite
  • matter-of-fact
  • rough
  • short
  • snappy
  • snippy
  • uncivil
  • ungracious

administer

verb. manage an organization or effort
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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