Candor is the quality of being frank or being free from prejudice, bias. It is a noun.
It originated around 1400 from the Latin word candere.
Meanings of Candor
1. Honesty, sincerity
2. Freedom from prejudice, bias
Master’s Tip to Learn Candor
The word Candor has actually been derived from the word ‘Candid’ which means a truthful and honest opinion so it is pretty easy to relate the two words to remember their meanings.
Sentence examples for Candor:
1. He admired his wife’s candor in talking about what went wrong with his first marriage.
2. Candor and consistency are not always public virtues.