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1. Frank.
2. Kindly.

o′pen·heart′ed·ly adv.
o′pen·heart′ed·ness n.
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Adj.1.openhearted - showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity; "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor"
kind - having or showing a tender and considerate and helpful nature; used especially of persons and their behavior; "kind to sick patients"; "a kind master"; "kind words showing understanding and sympathy"; "thanked her for her kind letter"
2.openhearted - freely communicative; candidly straightforward; "openhearted advice"
communicatory, communicative - able or tending to communicate; "was a communicative person and quickly told all she knew"- W.M.Thackeray
References in classic literature ?
A straightforward, openhearted man like Weston, and a rational, unaffected woman like Miss Taylor, may be safely left to manage their own concerns.
Many in Liverpool are openhearted in their approach to those in difficulty.
The young leader reportedly had "an openhearted talk with the party of the special envoy delegation of the south side" mainly over issues that have strained the North-South relations over the years.
Anyone who knows Bryan knows his big, openhearted embrace of life, and Giovanni's spare and eloquent poems embody his loving spirit, as in "Leaves," which Giovanni has called a "love poem, from me to Ashley.
Vocally on target, Emeli's openhearted tenderness is matched by her determined and assured talent.
Tusconi is drawn as openhearted, curious, and compassionate toward her town friends who are fishers, an attitude that distinguishes her from others in her scientific community.
Your New Money Mindset" will guide you through the Money Mindset Assessment, which will help pinpoint what attitudes about money you could work on in order to develop an openhearted attitude to life.
But this bare-boned and openhearted collection may be his best.
We would like to thank donors from across Saskatchewan for demonstrating again that the people of this province are both openhanded and openhearted, said Lee Knafelc, PotashCorp s Vice President, Human Resources and Administration.
But for all the impressive execution of the music, this resplendent score remained under-powered (even the adagio's percussion-driven climax), suave and elegant rather than openhearted.
There's an openhearted equality to the soloing responsibilities.