suggests a lack of restraint or reserve in speech, esp. when reticence might be preferable
implies a lack of concealment and often connotes an ingenuous quality the open candor of a child
implies a basic honesty that makes deceit or evasion impossible, sometimes to the embarrassment of the listener a candid opinion
applies to a person, remark, etc. that is free or blunt in expressing the truth or an opinion, unhampered by conventional reticence a frank criticism
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He introduced himself simply as Frank and said he was at my disposal.
This young man, of whom I spoke to you last summer, is so noble-minded and full of that real youthfulness which one seldom finds nowadays among our old men of twenty and, particularly, he is so frank and has so much heart.
"With you I will be quite frank," said Anna Mikhaylovna.