Adjective(1) free from ambiguity(2) without evasion or compromise(3) without concealment or deception; honest(4) pointed directly ahead
(1) Kenneth was trying to hint, but Jessica was more straightforward than the rest of them.(2) Men are intensely straightforward and logical beings, and they find this confusing.(3) I find that his evidence was given in a very thoughtful and straightforward fashion.(4) Knowing when to stop is not an easy or straightforward matter in ethnography.(5) Musically, it seems fairly straightforward , but it's deceptively hard to pin down.(6) They would have felt easier with a straightforward repayment loan, where each month the debt reduced.(7) Although the entity theory may seem relatively straightforward , its practical application is not.(8) They are pretty straightforward with me, they know I can handle whatever it takes.(9) There is a nice sense of menace developing in it, and I like how none of the characters are straightforward .(10) No, still life photography is not easy, even though it sounds straightforward .(11) What had been agreed was in my view straightforward and understood in exactly the same way by both parties.(12) Dispassionate analysis of American politics is neither easy nor straightforward .(13) The concept appears straightforward , but the results are surprisingly hypnotic and poetic.(14) He is also honest and straightforward in the way he deals with issues.(15) You would think that this sort of routine operation would be simple and straightforward .(16) Readers looking for a straightforward narrative of the 1837 epidemic will find this account interesting.
1. uncomplicated ::
2. honest ::
3. square ::
4. aboveboard ::
1. circuitous ::
2. indirect ::
3. roundabout ::
Different Formsstraightforward, straightforwardly, straightforwardness, straightforwards
Word Example from TV Shows
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It's quite straight-forward, actually.
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 23
No, it's pretty STRAIGHTFORWARD.
I'll show you when we get there.
Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 13
It's very STRAIGHTFORWARD.
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 3
It's all relatively STRAIGHTFORWARD.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3
Actually, the money-laundering
aspect is fairly STRAIGHTFORWARD.
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 9
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