outright

[adj. out-rahyt; adv. out-rahyt, -rahyt]
adjective
1.
complete or total: an outright loss.
2.
downright or unqualified: an outright refusal.
3.
without further payments due, restrictions, or qualifications: an outright sale of the car.
4.
Archaic. directed straight out or on.
adverb
5.
completely; entirely.
6.
without restraint, reserve, or concealment; openly: Tell me outright what's bothering you.
7.
at once; instantly: to be killed outright.
8.
without further payments due, restrictions, or qualifications: to own the house outright.
9.
Archaic. straight out or ahead; directly onward.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see out, right

outrightness, noun


5. downright, utterly, altogether, thoroughly.
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outright
 
adj
1.  without qualifications or limitations: outright ownership
2.  complete; total: an outright lie
3.  straightforward; direct: an outright manner
 
adv
4.  without restrictions: buy outright
5.  without reservation or concealment: ask outright
6.  instantly: he was killed outright
7.  obsolete straight ahead or out

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Word Origin & History

outright
c.1300, of direction, "straight ahead," from out + right (adj. (1)). Meaning "all at once" is attested from c.1600.
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Example sentences
Then one application was denied outright, and you needed to begin the process all over again.
If you withdraw for economic reasons, say it outright.
But don't dismiss outright that achieving a balance takes a lot of work on the parts of both people in the relationship.
Friction, fear, and outright hatred spring up often between these two traditions-yet they have revealing points of connection.
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