- adj1. candid, frank, forthright, straightforward, man-to-man, heart-to-heart; honest, sincere, ingenuous, guileless, naive, simple, innocent, genuine, natural; unreserved, unrestrained, unconstrained, unreticent, demonstrative, emotional, free and easy; free-spoken, free-speaking, outspoken, bold, blunt, abrupt, unchecked, bluff, tactless, brusque.2. kindhearted, kind, kindly, goodhearted, good, benevolent; benign, benignant, soft-hearted, tenderhearted, tender, gentle, Fr. gentil. humane; warmhearted, compassionate, loving, warm sympathetic, Inf. Christian. See kind(defs. 1, 2).
A Note on the Style of the synonym finder. 2014.