Definition of straightforward adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌstreɪtˈfɔːwəd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌstreɪtˈfɔːrwərd//
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  1. 1easy to do or to understand; not complicated synonym easy a straightforward process It's quite straightforward to get here.
  2. 2(of a person or their behaviour) honest and open; not trying to trick somebody or hide something See related entries: Honest
  3. Extra examples He was quite straightforward with us about the difficulties involved. I think you’ll find it all quite straightforward. Look, it’s perfectly straightforward—just multiply everything by five. The answer to this question is deceptively straightforward. a refreshingly straightforward attitude It’s a relatively straightforward process. It’s quite straightforward to get here from your house. She’s nice: very straightforward and easy to get on with.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: straightforward