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Synonyms for aboveboard

without concealment or deception

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in an honest manner


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A representative from the Department of Economic Development was present at the draw to make sure everything was aboveboard.
Even if it seems like a professional aboveboard question to you, it is most likely a personal question from his perspective.
Some MPs just simply did not get it; as an MP they are expected to be honest, aboveboard and capable of knowing the difference between what is right and what is wrong.
The process must be open and aboveboard, and that means full public participation and knowledge of meetings between lobbyists, politicians and their staffs.
His own book illustrates that elections are far more likely to be secure and aboveboard today than at any other time in American history; systemic election fraud is a rare exception, hardly the rule.
The magazine's editorial stridency, evident even in its first issue, strikes a tone that many contemporary readers may find appropriate in the face of twenty-first-century malfeasance: "Never, in the history of any country with a history, have such frauds been perpetrated openly, publicly and aboveboard, and still been borne with patience by the outraged people.
I strongly advise you to be aboveboard with the seller.
NO MATTER HOW aboveboard CEOs operate, when it comes to investor trust, they can't seem to get no respect.
Remember to keep all remunerative benefits aboveboard.
The Home Office claims this is ``coincidence'', and payments were made to those who had accepted an aboveboard offer to all staff.
Given fund embezzlement scandals at the Foreign Ministry earlier this year as well as reports of excessive wining and dining freebies handed out by the ministry's embassy staff to Diet members, Takao Fujii, the Steering Committee chairman of the lower house, cautioned political party officials to ensure that overseas trips taken on the government's tab are aboveboard.
Regardless of the number of new agents fielded, the call for the industry remains the same: All business must be aboveboard.
I know that in every dealing I had with her, she was always extremely kind, honest and aboveboard," she said.