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Synonyms for aboveboard

without concealment or deception

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in an honest manner


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Public sector departments particularly education and health's performance is at the lowest and increased sense of insecurity even among the local people has compelled to proceed to other cities, he added He, however, termed Dr Abdul Malik Baloch's honesty and commitment to the province people aboveboard and said he would succeed to restore peace to the province and resolve the long standing issues of the people.
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.
I strongly advise you to be aboveboard with the seller.
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.
I know that in every dealing I had with her, she was always extremely kind, honest and aboveboard," she said.
At these legal events, looters may sell legally obtained items aboveboard, while surreptitiously arranging illicit deals under the table.
Howard Wilson, the government's Ethics Commissioner, responded that everything was aboveboard in this case, since Jean Boyle had privately assured him (before taking the job) that there had never been any "direct" dealings between Boyle and McDonnell Douglas.
In the conservative 1990s, municipal bond issuers, institutional buyers, rating agency analysts and politicians now vie for an invitation to three days of aboveboard fun and finance (virtually everyone pays his or her own way) at Napa Valley's posh Silverado Country Club & Resort.
Don't worry about the genie fiddling with the boxes after you have already made your choice; this is a scrupulously aboveboard genie.