Straight·for·ward a. Proceeding in a straight course or manner; not deviating; honest; frank. -- adv. In a straightforward manner. -- Straight*for*ward*ly, adv. -- Straight*for*ward*ness, n.
adv : with firmness and conviction; without compromise; "he stood
foursquare for religious liberty and toleration"-
C.G.Bowers; "dealt straightforwardly with all issues"
[syn: squarely, foursquare]