Definition of forthrightness in English:



  • See forthright

    • ‘Thompson, who impresses with his vigour, drive and forthrightness, should not be hung out to dry for doing what, in all honesty, any new owner would have undertaken.’
    • ‘Again and again in the exhibition, one feels that Conner not only got there first but did so with welcome concision, intensity and forthrightness.’
    • ‘Partisanship as practiced in Europe has its strengths - vigor and forthrightness, among them.’
    • ‘In this spirit of forthrightness, I feel I must tell you that, strictly speaking, I'm not supposed to leave the castle without my entourage.’
    • ‘Apparently it shows in my stubbornness and forthrightness.’