Thesaurus / no-nonsense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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With their compact bodies and no-nonsense mannerisms they were recognizably Pyrran.

DeathworldHarry Harrison

He won't be capable of taking a no-nonsense, dogmatic, black-and-white stand.

PsichopathGordon Randall Garrett

He was as much a "no-nonsense" fellow, in his way, as a magistrate, or a minister.'

They mostly had a no-nonsense look about them, as if they were not going to be satisfied with more oratory.

"I've been looking around," Malone said in what he hoped was a grim, no-nonsense tone.

Occasion for DisasterGordon Randall Garrett

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