1 characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion; "blunt talking and straight shooting"; "a blunt New England farmer"; "I gave them my candid opinion"; "forthright criticism"; "a forthright approach to the problem"; "tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank"; "it is possible to be outspoken without being rude"; "plainspoken and to the point"; "a point-blank accusation" [syn: blunt, candid, forthright, free-spoken, outspoken, plainspoken, point-blank, straight-from-the-shoulder]
2 clearly manifest; evident; "frank enjoyment"
1 a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century
2 a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll [syn: frankfurter, hotdog, hot dog, dog, wiener, wienerwurst, weenie]
1 stamp with a postmark to indicate date and time of mailing [syn: postmark]
2 exempt by means of an official pass or letter, as from customs or other checks
- /fɹæŋk/, /fr
Frank may refer to:
In popular culture
- Frank (fictional rabbit), man-sized rabbit from the movie Donnie Darko
- Frank (comics), series of experimental comic books by Jim Woodring
- Frank (magazine), a Canadian scandal sheet
- Frank: Academics for the Real World, a review published by the Clinton School of Public Service
- Frank and Ernest (comic strip), comic strip
- Totally Frank, a comedy drama series
- TV's Frank, character from Mystery Science Theater 3000
- Franky, cyborg from anime and manga One Piece.
- Franky G, an American film and television actor
- Franky Lee, a Swedish punk-rock
- Frank Rossitano, a character on 30 Rock.
- Frank Caliendo, an American comedy actor.
- Frank TV, a show starring Frank Caliendo.
In video games
Frank may also refer to:
frank in Czech: Frank
frank in German: Frank (Begriffsklärung)
frank in Spanish: Frank
frank in French: Frank
frank in Korean: 프랑크
frank in Hungarian: Frank
frank in Dutch: Frank
frank in Japanese: フランク
frank in Polish: Frank
frank in Russian: Франк
frank in Simple English: Frank
frank in Slovak: Frank
frank in Slovenian: Frank (razločitev)
PP, RD, RFD, Spartan, Vienna sausage, accessible, airmail, all jaw, approachable, artless, ascetic, austere, bald, bangers, bare, barefaced, black pudding, blood pudding, bluff, blunt, bologna, book post, born yesterday, braunschweiger, brazen, broad, brusque, cancellation, candid, chatty, childlike, coarse, common, commonplace, communicative, confiding, conversable, conversational, correspondence, demonstrative, direct, direct mail, direct-mail selling, dispassionate, dog, downright, dry, dull, earthy, effusive, expansive, explicit, express, extroverted, fair, flip, fluent, forthright, fourth-class mail, frankfurter, frankhearted, free, free-speaking, free-spoken, free-tongued, gabby, garrulous, gassy, genuine, glib, gooseliver, gossipy, gregarious, gross, guileless, gushy, gutter, halfpenny post, headcheese, heart-to-heart, homely, homespun, honest, hot dog, impartial, ingenu, ingenuous, innocent, junk mail, just, knockwurst, lean, letter post, letters, liver sausage, liverwurst, long-winded, loquacious, low, mail, mail-order selling, mailing list, matter-of-fact, multiloquent, multiloquious, naive, natural, neat, newspaper post, newsy, on the level, open, openhearted, outgoing, outspoken, overtalkative, parcel post, plain, plain-speaking, plain-spoken, plainspoken, post, post day, postage, postage stamp, postmark, prolix, prosaic, prosing, prosy, pure, rank, raw, registered mail, round, rural delivery, rural free delivery, rustic, salami, saucisse, sausage, scrupulous, sea mail, seapost, self-revealing, self-revelatory, severe, simple, simple-speaking, simplehearted, simpleminded, sincere, single, single-hearted, single-minded, smooth, sober, sociable, spare, special delivery, special handling, stamp, stark, straight, straight-out, straightforward, surface mail, talkative, talky, transparent, trustful, trusting, truthful, unabashed, unadorned, unaffected, unbiased, unchecked, unconcealed, unconstrained, uncouth, undisguised, undissembled, undissembling, unequivocal, unguarded, unhampered, unimaginative, uninhibited, unmannered, unpoetical, unrepressed, unreserved, unrestrained, unrestricted, unreticent, unsecretive, unshrinking, unsilent, unsophisticated, unsuppressed, unsuspicious, unvarnished, unwary, upright, verbose, voluble, vulgar, weenie, wiener, wienerwurst, wienie, windy