Synonyms for straightforward

Synonyms for (adjective) straightforward

Synonyms: straightforward

Definition: pointed directly ahead

Usage: a straightforward gaze

Similar words: direct

Definition: direct in spatial dimensions; proceeding without deviation or interruption; straight and short

Usage: a direct route; a direct flight; a direct hit


Synonyms: square, straight, straightforward

Definition: without evasion or compromise

Usage: a square contradiction; he is not being as straightforward as it appears

Similar words: direct

Definition: straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action

Usage: a direct question; a direct response; a direct approach


Synonyms: straightforward

Definition: free from ambiguity

Usage: a straightforward set of instructions

Similar words: unambiguous, unequivocal, univocal

Definition: admitting of no doubt or misunderstanding; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion

Usage: unequivocal evidence; took an unequivocal position; an unequivocal success; an unequivocal promise; an unequivocal (or univocal) statement


Synonyms: straightforward, aboveboard

Definition: without concealment or deception; honest

Usage: their business was open and aboveboard; straightforward in all his business affairs

Similar words: straight, square

Definition: characterized by honesty and fairness

Usage: straight dealing; a square deal