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American English: /ˌaʊtˈspoʊkən/
British English: /aʊtˈspəʊk(ə)n/

Translation of outspoken in Spanish:


  • (criticism/person)
    he's very outspoken he's an outspoken critic of government policy
    critica abiertamente or sin rodeos la política del gobierno
    she was outspoken in her condemnation
    fue categórica al expresar su condena
    Example sentences
    • He is a controversial and outspoken defender of the operatic form, and a passionate advocate of opera in English.
    • It frequently deals with issues of race, and is often outspoken and controversial.
    • She spent her entire life being outspoken, passionate, opinionated and difficult.

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