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straight-out

[streyt-out] /ˈstreɪtˈaʊt/
adjective, Informal.
1.
thoroughgoing:
a straight-out Democrat.
2.
frank; aboveboard.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism; from phrase straight out
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Examples for straight-out
  • The others fluctuated between doubt and agnosticism and straight-out unbelief.
British Dictionary definitions for straight-out

straight-out

adjective (informal)
1.
complete; thoroughgoing
2.
frank or honest
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