One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the unvarnished wood panelling’
bare, plain, unpainted, unlacquered, unpolished, unfinished, untreated, raw, natural, matt
2‘the programme gives an unvarnished account of the proceedings of the House’
straightforward, plain, simple, stark, naked, bald
truthful, realistic, true to life
candid, honest, frank, outspoken, forthright, plain-spoken, direct, blunt, downright, brutal, harsh, straight from the shoulder, explicit, unequivocal, unambiguous, unexaggerated, unadorned, undisguised, unveiled, unqualified
informal upfront, warts and all
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