frank; outspoken; open and sincere:
a candid critic.
free from reservation, disguise, or subterfuge; straightforward:
a candid opinion.
a candid photo.
a candid mind.
Archaic. clear; pure.
an unposed photograph.
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frank and outspoken: he was candid about his dislike of our friends
without partiality; unbiased
unposed or informal: a candid photograph
clear or pure
any of a variety of confections made with sugar, syrup, etc., often combined with chocolate, fruit, nuts, etc. a single piece of such a confection. Slang. cocaine. someone or something that is pleasing or pleasurable, usually in a superficial way (often used in combination): eye candy. to cook in sugar or syrup, as sweet potatoes […]
of or relating to Candia or Crete; Cretan. a Cretan. Historical Examples The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2) John Evelyn Marietta F. Marion Crawford adjective of or relating to Candia (Iráklion) or Crete; Cretan noun a native or inhabitant of Crete; a Cretan
a long, usually slender piece of tallow or wax with an embedded wick that is burned to give light. something resembling a candle in appearance or use. Optics. (formerly) candela. Also called international candle. a unit of luminous intensity, defined as a fraction of the luminous intensity of a group of 45 carbon-filament lamps: used […]
a medieval chandelier formed of crossed timbers.