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A spontaneous or unposed photograph.
Latin candidus glowing, white, pure, guileless from candēre to shine kand- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin candidus (“white”).
Randy hesitated, as if not sure how candid he should be.
The owner was candid about the things that went wrong as well as the successes.
They were very candid portraits.
I don't know how candid you can be with Julie.
Don't get alarmed but I've taken the liberty to be a tad candid with him.
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