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Related to unvarnished: unvarnished truth
1. Not coated with varnish: unvarnished floors.
2. Stated or otherwise presented without any effort to soften or disguise; plain: the unvarnished truth.
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not elaborated upon or glossed; plain and direct: the unvarnished truth.
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1. straightforward; without vagueness or subterfuge.
2. not coated with varnish.
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|Adj.||1.||unvarnished - not having a coating of stain or varnish|
unpainted - not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat; "an unpainted house"; "unpainted furniture"
|2.||unvarnished - free from any effort to soften to disguise; "the plain and unvarnished truth"; "the unvarnished candor of old people and children"|
direct - straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action; "a direct question"; "a direct response"; "a direct approach"
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adjective plain, frank, honest, candid, simple, pure, bare, naked, straightforward, stark, sincere, pure and simple, unadorned, unembellished The full unvarnished truth about the Duke should be made public.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
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1. (= not varnished) → sin barnizar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
adj wood → ungefirnisst, unlackiert; (fig) truth, language, report → ungeschminkt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
unvarnished[ʌnˈvɑːnɪʃt] adj (wood) → non verniciato/a (fig) (truth) → nudo/a e crudo/a; (account) → senza fronzoli
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995