What does candour mean?

candour meaning in Etymology Dictionary

mainly British English spelling of candor (q.v.); for spelling, see -or.

candour meaning in General Dictionary

capacity to make judgments free of discrimination or dishonesty

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  • the quality of becoming honest and simple in attitude and message

Sentence Examples with the word candour

In consequence of his candour in thus rescuing from oblivion the observation which his fellow-citizen did not think worth publishing, his name is sometimes dissociated from this law, which instead is known as that of Charles.

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