Associations to the word «Outspoken»


OUTSPOKEN, adjective. Speaking, or spoken, freely, openly, or boldly; vocal.
OUTSPOKEN, verb. Past participle of outspeak.

Dictionary definition

OUTSPOKEN, adjective. Given to expressing yourself freely or insistently; "outspoken in their opposition to segregation"; "a vocal assembly".
OUTSPOKEN, adjective. 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"; "forthright criticism"; "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".

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza