A word used to describe someone who is very open and transparent.
Derived from Gorbachev's Soviet policy (Glasnost
) that called for transparency and openness from government institutions in the 1980s.
A: "The truth is, I've always loved your brother."
B: "Thank you, for being so glasnostian and forthcoming."
A: "I know, I know. I'm a colossal bitch
B: "Very glasnostian of you."
A: "Political leader ???? hasn't been very glasnostian about his party's true ethos."