What does the word candor mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Sincerity; frankness; impartiality; fairness. candour.

Usage examples for candor

  1. With these words he held out his hand to Joshua and the latter, grasping it, replied with generous candor: " Thy words are manly and mine shall be also. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. For if there be truth and candor in man, I honestly declare I think it is in Dr. Seabury." – Report Of Commemorative Services With The Sermons And Addresses At The Seabury Centenary, 1883-1885. by Diocese Of Connecticut
  3. " I am not sure," she answered him with careful candor. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram