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synonyms for directness

  • fairness
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • outspokenness
  • probity
  • simplicity
  • sincerity
  • truthfulness
  • artlessness
  • forthrightness
  • glasnost
  • impartiality
  • ingenuousness
  • openness
  • straightforwardness
  • unequivocalness
  • uprightness
  • veracity
  • guilelessness
  • naïveté
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antonyms for directness

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  • deceit
  • dishonesty
  • lying
  • unfairness
  • artifice
  • deception
  • falsehood
  • guile
    • complexity
    • complication
    • difficulty
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    How to use directness in a sentence

    This year’s event — which was in-person, parking lot-style shindig — featured a fair amount of Voice of San Diego reporting and some direct jabs at VOSD podcast host Scott Lewis.
    VOSD PODCAST: WHY MONTGOMERY STEPPE WANTS TO BE COUNCIL PRESIDENTNATE JOHNNOVEMBER 20, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    So direct indexing is allowing us to give them the Nasdaq minus Facebook, or minus web advertising companies.
    THE BIGGEST RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR INVESTORS IN 2021MATTHEWHEIMERNOVEMBER 20, 2020FORTUNE
    It’s time to harness finance and direct it to preserve our planet.
    WHY WE SHOULD BE FUNDING MORE SOLYNDRASAMY NORDRUMNOVEMBER 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    There needed to be some way for the teacher to spend uninterrupted time with virtual students for direct teaching.
    DISTANCE LEARNING WAS A DISASTER. SO I DECIDED TO TEACH MY DAUGHTER MYSELF.TRACEY LEWIS-GIGGETTSNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    Dassault Systèmes had a direct response, as many companies are working very closely with trying to work on solutions to the virus.
    LEVERAGING COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE AND AI TO BENEFIT SOCIETYJASON SPARAPANINOVEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    Many direct-to-consumer brands appear to have control over their operations.
    INVESTORS ARE BETTING THAT THE NEXT WARBY PARKER WILL SPRING FROM AMAZONLUCINDA SHENNOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
    Over the past decade I’d seen every other industry transformed by direct-to-consumer, millennial-focused brands, but there was nothing like this to be found in alcohol.
    THE BOUTIQUE APERITIF BRAND FINDING FAVOR WITH MILLENNIALS MAKING MORE COCKTAILS AT HOMERACHEL KINGNOVEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
    Michael Tanner is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute and directs the Institute’s Project on Poverty and Inequality in California.
    SAN DIEGO VOTERS SENT A CLEAR MESSAGE ON HOUSING: THEY WANT MORE OF ITMICHAEL TANNER AND DAVID HERVEYNOVEMBER 13, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    A neurologist, Newport directs the Center for Brain Plasticity.
    KIDS USE MORE OF THE BRAIN THAN ADULTS DO TO PROCESS LANGUAGEDIANE LINCOLNNOVEMBER 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
    Next, the CARES Act was signed into law, giving direct relief to families and businesses, expanding unemployment benefits, and adding some much-needed capital to the economy.
    IT’S TIME TO PRIORITIZE CAREGIVING, AMERICAANDREW NUSCANOVEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
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    WORDS RELATED TO DIRECTNESS

    • artlessness
    • directness
    • fairness
    • forthrightness
    • frankness
    • glasnost
    • guilelessness
    • honesty
    • impartiality
    • ingenuousness
    • naïveté
    • openness
    • outspokenness
    • probity
    • simplicity
    • sincerity
    • straightforwardness
    • truthfulness
    • unequivocalness
    • uprightness
    • veracity
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.