Synonyms of candid in English:

candid


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adjective

1‘his responses were remarkably candid’

SYNONYMS

frank, outspoken, forthright, blunt, open, honest, truthful, sincere, direct, straightforward, plain-spoken, bluff, unreserved, downright, not afraid to call a spade a spade, straight from the shoulder, unvarnished, bald

heart-to-heart, intimate, personal, man-to-man, woman-to-woman

informal upfront, on the level

North American informal on the up and up

archaic round, free-spoken

ANTONYMS

secretive, guarded, insincere

2‘it's better to let the photographer mingle and take candid shots’

SYNONYMS

unposed, informal, uncontrived, unstudied, impromptu

spontaneous, extemporary, natural