Pronunciation of Outright
/a͡ʊtɹˈa͡ɪt/, /aʊtɹˈaɪt/, /aʊ_t_ɹ_ˈaɪ_t/
Antonyms for outright:
Synonyms for outright:
awful, unrelieved, crashing, exhaustive, baldly, plenary, arrant, comprehensive, proper, vociferous, round, global, man-to-man, all-around, utter, abject, self-contained, all-round, sound, point-blank, right, in depth, stinging, unvarnished, crushing, full-scale, flaming.
Other synonyms and related words:
clear, downright, global, unvarnished, sheer, thorough, very, positive, all-around, abject, regular, cotton-picking, at once, rank, full, unmitigated, proper, pure, complete, directly, point-blank, utter, unlimited, bodacious, now, full-scale, instantaneously, damned, all-out, perfect, blank, immediately, unbounded, blooming, unrelieved, plumb, forthwith, out-and-out, free, sound, straight-out, consummate, emphatic, in a flash, flaming, stinging, inexhaustible, self-contained, stark, exhaustive, crashing, unreserved, plain, straight off, total, clean, plenary, profound, baldly, simple, unalloyed, right away, instantly, arrant, round, dead, flat out, stone, comprehensive, thoroughgoing, limitless.
complete, unconditional (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
plain, utter, consummate, pure, damned, total, complete, arrant, crashing, downright, thorough, out-and-out, blooming, positive, sheer, unbounded, unrelieved, unmitigated, perfect, thoroughgoing, unreserved, flat out, all-out, dead.
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for outright:
- Flo laughed outright at her mother's excitement. - "Jess of the Rebel Trail", H. A. Cody.
- He rarely smiled and never laughed outright. - "Watch Yourself Go By", Al. G. Field.
- It is scarce likely that this path is guarded, but if it is we will have to throw its keepers over the precipice; those that we do not slay outright, when we come upon them. - "The Strong Arm", Robert Barr.