Uncandid

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Uncandid un-kan′did not candid
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Usage

In literature:

I saw an opening and pushed my uncandid thrust.
"Chance" by Joseph Conrad
I am not an uncandid, nor am I a severe man.
"Life of Johnson" by James Boswell
Women are self-denying and uncandid.
"White Lies" by Charles Reade
It isn't insincerity exactly, but it isn't candour; no, it's uncandid.
"April Hopes" by William Dean Howells
It would be uncandid in me to be silent concerning the marked difference I found in the feelings of the two royal sisters of Her Majesty.
"The Secret Memoirs of Louis XV./XVI, Complete" by Madame du Hausset, an "Unknown English Girl" and the Princess Lamballe
Was Genevieve becoming uncandid?
"The Sturdy Oak" by Samuel Merwin, et al.
He does not deserve these uncandid constructions; he is all gentleness and goodness.
"Imogen" by William Godwin
I am not an uncandid, nor am I a severe man.
"Life Of Johnson, Volume 4 (of 6)" by Boswell
Mr. Fox said, the opposition to the adjournment was uncandid and unbecoming.
"The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the" by Thomas Clarkson
For discoursing upon history he has important qualifications, which it would be uncandid not to acknowledge.
"Atlantic Monthly,Volume 14, No. 82, August, 1864" by Various
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