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Synonyms for outright
ˈaʊtˌraɪt; ˈaʊtˈraɪt, -ˌraɪtout·right

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outright, straight-out, unlimitedadverb

    without reservation or exception

    limitless, inexhaustible, straight-out, unlimited


  2. outrightadverb

    without restrictions or stipulations or further payments

    "buy outright"

    instantaneously, instantly, in a flash


  3. outrightadverb

    without reservation or concealment

    "she asked him outright for a divorce"

    instantaneously, instantly, in a flash


  4. instantaneously, outright, instantly, in a flashadverb

    without any delay

    "he was killed outright"

    now, right away, straightaway, instantaneously, like a shot, straight off, at once, directly, immediately, in a flash, instantly, forthwith


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. outrightadjective

    immediately, instantly, at once, without delay

  2. outrightadjective

    completely, utterly, entirely

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. outrightadverb

    unconditionally, utterly

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How to use outright in a sentence?

  1. Helen Keller:

    Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.

  2. Samit Aich:

    The question here is why are 340 people facing the loss of their jobs? Is it because we talked about pesticide-free tea, air pollution, and a cleaner, fairer future for all Indians? the home minister is trying to strangle us by stealth, because he knows an outright ban is unconstitutional. We ask him to confirm that he is trying to close Greenpeace India and suppress our voice.

  3. Richard Hunt:

    It certainly needs some perfecting, to have an outright repeal of Dodd-Frank I don't think would serve the banking industry or consumers.

  4. Steve Hamilton:

    It is reasonable to expect many are victims of trafficking, if not outright slavery, but for the first time in possibly several years their feet are touching dry land and there is a real possibility for them to go home, once we and the authorities locate and process them.

  5. Marc Elias:

    This serves as an outright disenfranchisement and burden on the right to vote.

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Translations for outright

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  • immediatament, directament, francament, completamentCatalan, Valencian
  • auf der Stelle, endgültig, gleich, vollständig, ohne Umschweife, rundweg, komplett, klar, völlig, uneingeschränkt, geradeheraus, sofort, total, freiheraus, schreiend, blank, ganz und gar, glatt, ganz, eindeutig, gänzlich, als GanzesGerman
  • tuteEsperanto
  • välittömästi, selvä, suoraan, päästää, heti, avoimesti, vapauttaa, ehdottomasti, kokonaisuudessaan, täysin, kokonaanFinnish
  • complètement, ouvertement, immédiatementFrench
  • प्रत्यक्षHindi
  • egyenesen, rögtön, nyíltanHungarian
  • sekaligusIndonesian
  • pubblico, pubblica, apertamente, immediatamente, completamenteItalian
  • completamente, abertamentePortuguese
  • sincer, desăvârșit, deschis, completRomanian
  • imedijantno, odjednom, kompletno, potpunoSerbo-Croatian
  • helt och hållet, fullständigtSwedish
  • 彻底Chinese

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