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out·right • adv. / ˈoutˌrīt/ 1. altogether; completely: logging has been banned outright. ∎  without reservation; openly: she couldn't ask him outright.2. immediately: the impact killed four horses outright. ∎  not by degrees or installments: they decided to buy the company outright.• adj. open and direct; not concealed: an outright refusal. ∎  total; complete: the outright abolition of the death penalty. ∎  undisputed; clear: an outright victory.

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