Pronunciation of Outright
/a͡ʊtɹˈa͡ɪt/, /a‍ʊtɹˈa‍ɪt/, /aʊ_t_ɹ_ˈaɪ_t/

Antonyms for outright:


Synonyms for outright:

Sense 1

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.

Sense 2

downright, emphatically, clear, pointed, full, thoroughgoing, out-and-out.

Sense 3

consummate, good, flat out, emphatic, unbounded, unmitigated, pure, all-out.

Sense 4

thorough, blooming.

Sense 5


Sense 7

unreserved, positive.

Sense 8

dead, free, complete, perfect.

Sense 11




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.

absolute (adjective)


all (adjective)

unlimited, straight-out.

categorical (adjective)

unqualified, undeniable, typical, definite, flat, denominational, indubitable, certain, unconditional, sure, unequivocal, absolute, categorical.

complete (adjective)


complete, unconditional (adjective)

consummate, positive, unmitigated, unqualified, thorough, perfect, pure, downright, total, thoroughgoing, undeniable, utter, unequivocal, definite, arrant, absolute, out-and-out, flat.

perfect (adjective)

unalloyed, perfect.

plainspoken (adjective)


positive (adjective)


Sense 1 (noun)

in depth, sound, good.

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)

emphatic, vociferous, man-to-man, baldly, emphatically, pointed.

downright (noun)

out-and-out, unmitigated, arrant.

outright (noun)

instantaneously, unqualified, straight-out, in a flash, instantly, unlimited.

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