- adj.直率的; 直接的;
- 副词: forthrightly;
- 名词: forthrightness;
a woman of forthright views
He gave a forthright answer.
MacTavish was characteristically forthright in his reply.
It's sometimes difficult to be forthright and not give offence.
He sent the arrow forthright toward the target.
He has a reputation for being a forthright critic.
What people wanted was a forthright style of leadership, with more emphasis on principle.
He told me forthright just why he refused to take my side.
She gave him a forthright answer.
His forthright voice receded from the lobby.
Traditional philosophy theoretically brings forth the ancient Greek forthright dialectical identity and modern philosophical dialectical unity.
She is forthright in her opinions; a quality I believe very essential in business managers.
Intense and bright ruby red. Delicate elegant balance. Dry, ramarkable body, extremely forthright character.
浓烈明亮的宝石红.香气精致、优雅而均衡. 酒体干而出众, 有直爽的个性.
His forthright behaviors sometimes offend other people.
Xuanwu Men's changed, Li Shimin ascended the throne, his hi forthright, Zhuoweijianyi doctor.
玄武门之变后, 李世民即位, 喜他直率, 擢为谏议大夫.
He has expressed all his bold and forthright feelings in this collection of poems.
He is a forthright person and always talks bluntly.
Peer Steinbr ü ck , Germany's finance minister, has become betenoire because of his forthright criticism.
德国财政部长佩尔? 施泰因布吕克 (PeerSteinbruck)因他直言不讳的批评成为罪魁祸首.
The intonation and tone of the northern dialect reflect the forthright character of northerners.
Mr Mello, who is splendidly forthright, did not let the subsequent controversy bother him overly.
My talks with President Musharraf were constructive and forthright.
They waver while the latter stand firm, they equivocate while the latter are forthright.
They are forthright and relatively more concerned about important issues.
Why should they not be forthright about their role and its limitations from the outset?
那么他们为什么不一开始就坦白地说明他们真实的角色与所受的限制 呢 ?
Its argument is tightly constructed, and its forthright, lucid style exemplifies levelheaded and penetrating criticism.
这本书的主题结构紧密, 直率 、 明晰的风格例示了一种冷静而敏锐的文学评论.
His policy was forthright.
The Tibetan people are brave, strong and forthright, very kind and hospitable.
藏族人民勇敢 、 刚毅、豪爽, 又十分善良好客.
This forthright answer drew the fangs of his criticism.
1. characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion;
"blunt talking and straight shooting"
"a blunt New England farmer"
"I gave them my candid opinion"
"a forthright approach to the problem"
"tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank"
"it is possible to be outspoken without being rude"
"plainspoken and to the point"
"a point-blank accusation"
1. directly and without evasion; not roundabout;
"to face a problem squarely"
"the responsibility lies squarely with them"
"spoke forthright (or forthrightly) and to the point"