1‘he was forthright in speaking out against human rights abuses’
frank, direct, straightforward, honest, candid, open, sincere, straight, straight to the point, blunt, plain-spoken, outspoken, downright, uninhibited, unreserved, point blank, no-nonsense, matter-of-fact, bluff, undiplomatic, tactless
not afraid to call a spade a spade, not beating around the bush, speaking as one finds
explicit, clear, plain, unequivocal, unambiguous, unqualified, categorical
informal straight from the shoulder, upfront
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.