What does candid mean? Read below for the definition.
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Part of Speech of candid
candid is an ADJECTIVE.
Pronunciation of candid
Here’s how to pronounce candid:
Definition of candid
candid means: frank, honest, or outspoken. not hiding one’s feelings (Ex: to speak candidly).
Explain more about candid, please
candid simply means not hiding anything or being completely honest about what one thinks, feels, etc. We generally tend to be very candid with our friends, but perhaps less so with people we don’t know well, or *gasp*, when we have something to hide, as from a teacher, a police officer, our parents, and others in authority.
Example of candid
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