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This is plain-dealing, my dear: and I suppose he will put it into still plainer English for me.

Downright and plain-dealing, and abhorring to be deceived or to deceive, he was esteemed in the country for his sense and probity.

The Court was full of excitement to learn what would be the fate of this plain-dealing and fearless bishop.

And this word best expresses the feeling with which plain-dealing probity contemplates the fate of the overthrown July monarch.

Perhaps this is a little the fault of plain-dealing, its directness being not always tempered with courtesy.

We soldiers are plain-dealing men, and cannot understand all this mining and counter-mining.

There was certainly no want of plain-dealing in this communication with majesty.

Yet, to all appearance, he was plain-dealing and easy-natured, his business shrewdness was so well wadded round with fat.

I was startled with this plain-dealing; yet, there was something about the manner of the man that prevented my being displeased.

It was only in appearance that Colonel Philippe retained the frankness, plain-dealing, and easy-going freedom of a soldier.

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