plain-spoken[ pleyn-spoh-kuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF plain-spoken
Synonyms for plain-spoken
- calling spade a spade
- laying it on the line
- talking turkey
- up front
Antonyms for plain-spoken
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PLAIN-SPOKEN
Mr. Froud had listened open-mouthed to this plain-spoken homily.
With a gasp the secretary thought: 'I knew that was a plain-spoken man!'
He is gone; I knew he could not withstand my plain-spoken truths.
Phyllis found Mrs. Thorpe could be plain-spoken as well as kind.
Her plain-spoken friend was sitting on her bed in a kimono as the girl came in.
Otherwise, he might not have been so plain-spoken with his creditor.
At the same time, he was by no means a flatterer, but ever plain-spoken to bluntness.
You always were the dearest and most honest and plain-spoken girl I ever met.
People say they like a plain-spoken, honest fellow, who says what he thinks.
It is the recollection of Thompson Benton, her plain-spoken father.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PLAIN-SPOKEN
- call a spade a spade
- from the hip
- lay it on the line
- like it is
- saying what one thinks
- up front