Candor in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Candor

(obsolete) Whiteness; brilliance; purity. [c. 1500–?] | The state of being sincere and open in speech; honesty in expression. [from c. 1600] | Impartiality.

Short Example Sentences for Candor

  • 1. There was candor in his look. 🔊
  • 2. His candor was rather unexpected. 🔊
  • 3. But in the temples the candor of her eyes was violated. 🔊
  • 4. The accents of her candor rebuked his skepticism. 🔊
  • 5. I like your candor and kind-heartedness exceedingly. 🔊
  • 6. My trust and candor wilt thou thus repay? 🔊
  • 7. Timid, gray ones with innocent candor searched him. 🔊
  • 8. But, in this case, unreserved candor is the holiest duty. 🔊
  • 9. I had frequent occasions to notice his candor and to refer to his improvement. 🔊
  • 10. He hesitated, weighing candor in the balance with discretion. 🔊
  • 11. Under all circumstances, the utmost candor should be used towards the client. 🔊

How to use Candor in Sentences?

  • 1. All who became acquainted with him were impressed with a belief of his candor and his talents. 🔊
  • 2. He looked me full in the eyes, and there was no doubting the candor of his own. 🔊
  • 3. But it must be said that mankind give little encouragement to candor on this point. 🔊
  • 4. May my candor serve as a pledge of my wish to discharge this debt at some future day! 🔊
  • 5. I cannot on reviewing my work accuse myself of lack of candor nor yet of undue enthusiasm. 🔊
  • 6. The unreality of the whole dialogue is confessed with more candor than art in v. 44. 🔊
  • 7. Verlaine was a poet of rare candor and shamelessness, both in the best and worst sense. 🔊
  • 8. Prose seemed diviner to him because it seemed more simple, more large with candor and directness. 🔊
  • 9. He should not reward hypocrisy with heaven, and punish candor with eternal pain. 🔊
  • 10. A portion of his own purity and candor fell upon her, and made her gentle and loving. 🔊
  • 11. But the other kingdoms and states of Europe have treated me with more candor and generosity. 🔊
  • 12. Washington with characteristic candor sent Randolph the batch of incriminating letters. 🔊
  • 13. Be favorable; And let your candor to the poet now Increase his future earnestness to write! 🔊
  • 14. The whole affair reveals a curious lack of candor and of courage on the part of Mr. Fish. 🔊
  • 15. I ask you in all candor what are you going to do with this assurance if we don't preach it? 🔊
  • 16. He told all with candor and humorous insight into his own feelings that robbed the narrative of conceit. 🔊
  • 17. It is absolute candor which has made friends of two people so far apart in most ways as you and myself. 🔊
  • 18. Yet the seeming candor of his press bureau included no straw of information of military value to the enemy. 🔊
  • 19. He held her by the hand, and spoke out with a candor that convinced the lumberman that here there was neither reservation nor complicity. 🔊
  • 20. Let us no less admire the candor with which they relinquished it, upon discovering its irremediable inefficacy. 🔊
  • 21. One alone had the honest candor to avow that he deserved his pre-eminence, on the true ground of his being their superior. 🔊
  • 22. But he shook off the premonition of ill, and decided, once and for all, to be candor itself where the authorities were concerned. 🔊
  • 23. It took more courage than any act of his life for the loyal Bouchard to dare such candor to a superior. 🔊
  • 24. He was as fearless as ever and with the stern candor of an old republican poured out to the Emperor all that he felt. 🔊