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Definition of the adjective aboveboard
What does aboveboard mean as an attribute of a noun?
- without concealment or deception; honest
Alternative definition of the adjective aboveboard
- Above the board or table. Hence: in open sight; without trick, concealment, or deception.
Definition of the adverb aboveboard
What does aboveboard mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- in an honest manner
- example: was known for dealing aboveboard in everything
- synonym of aboveboard: honestly
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for aboveboard
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The Dimwit's Dictionary (2006)
More Than 5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske, Joseph Epstein
aboveboard; artless; blunt; candid; direct; forthright; frank; genuine; guileless; honest; ingenuous; naive; sincere; straightforward; truthful; veridical. veracious; ( the) opening (latest) salvo A moribund metaphor (see page 21). (a) (an) (wide) ...
by Sidney L. Landau
volte-face, backing out, backing aboveboard absolution down, recantation, shift , turnabout, switch. aboveboard adj. honest,
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
custodian, depositary, depository, director, fiduciary, guardian, overseer trustee or trusteeship, of: fiduciary trustworthy: aboveboard, authentic, believable, confidential, credible, dependable, ethical, faithful, honest, loyal, reliable, responsible, ...
by Bruce Biggs
aboveboard matanui. abrade mohani, okoi, paakanikani, waku, wakuwaku. abraded (of skin) kohore, ...
To which is Added, a Concise Classical Dictionary by Robert Sullivan
Aboveboard, ad. openly; fairly. Abracadab'ra, ». a superstitious cliarm against agues (a cabalistical word). Abra'de, v. to rub or scrape off; to wear ...
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Open and aboveboard
The "Open and aboveboard", first spoken by Steve Hui, spokesperson of HKPF, was used by protestors after a protestor was abused by 7 policemen after they moved him to a dark corner and all caught by a TV team.
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Scrabble value of A1B3O1V4E1B3O1A1R1D2
The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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