: very serious about doing things in a direct and efficient way without any foolishness or nonsense
First Known Use of NO-NONSENSE
Related to NO-NONSENSE
- earnest, grave, humorless, no-nonsense, po-faced [British], sedate, severe, sober, sobersided, solemn, staid, uncomic, unsmiling, weighty
- facetious, flip, flippant, humorous, jesting, jocular, joking, kittenish, ludic, playful
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