- 1. adverb
he rejected the proposal outrightSyn:completely, entirely, wholly, totally, categorically, absolutely, utterly, flatly, unreservedly, out of hand2)
I told her outrightSyn:explicitly, directly, frankly, candidly, bluntly, plainly, to someone's face; Brit.; informal straight up3)
they were killed outrightSyn:instantly, instantaneously, immediately, at once, straight away, then and there, on the spot2. adjective1)
an outright lieSyn:complete, absolute, out-and-out, downright, utter, sheer, categorical2)
the outright winnerSyn:definite, unequivocal, clear, unmistakable, overall
Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.