The definition of candor is the quality of being open and honest.(noun)
An example of candor is the ability to tell a staff both the positives and negatives of their work.
See candor in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L, whiteness, openness < candere, to shine: see candescent
See candor in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin
Origin: , from candēre, to shine; see kand- in Indo-European roots.
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