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Honest IntentionPlay
Use 'candid' to express someone's genuine honesty, without hidden thoughts or deception. SlideHis candid response was refreshing after so many vague answers.
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Respectful BluntnessPlay
Being candid often implies being blunt, but aim to maintain a respectful tone. SlideI'm going to be candid with you—this report needs more work.
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Avoiding MisusePlay
Don't confuse 'candid' with 'candied'. 'Candied' relates to sugar-coating, which is the opposite of candid! SlideRemember, it's 'candid opinion', not 'candied opinion'.