outright


outright
1. adverb
1)

he rejected the proposal outright

Syn:
completely, entirely, wholly, totally, categorically, absolutely, utterly, flatly, unreservedly, out of hand
2)

I told her outright

Syn:
explicitly, directly, frankly, candidly, bluntly, plainly, to someone's face; Brit.; informal straight up
3)

they were killed outright

Syn:
instantly, instantaneously, immediately, at once, straight away, then and there, on the spot
2. adjective
1)

an outright lie

Syn:
complete, absolute, out-and-out, downright, utter, sheer, categorical
2)

the outright winner

Syn:
definite, unequivocal, clear, unmistakable, overall

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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