Day-135 (Candor)

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Word:
               Candor

Status:
               Noun

Meaning:
               The quality of being open, honest and sincere.

Sentences:
1) She spoke with candor about racism.
2) I was impressed by the candor of his statement.

Origin:
              French and Latin; French candeur, from Latin candor, from candēre.

First use:
               14th century

Synonyms:
                bluntness, candidness, directness, openess, frankness, unreserve

Antonyms:
                dissembling, dissimulation, indirection.

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