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Meaning of “outright” - Learner’s Dictionary

outright

adjective [always before noun]     /ˈaʊtraɪt/
total, clear, and certain: an outright ban on smoking an outright lie an outright victory Complete and wholeVery and extreme
outright     /ˌaʊtˈraɪt/ adverb She needs 51% of the vote to win outright. He was killed outright (= immediately) when the car hit him.
Translations of “outright”
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全的,徹底的…
in Russian полный, отъявленный…
in Turkish tam, açık, ortada…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全的,彻底的…
in Polish całkowity, bezapelacyjny…
(Definition of outright from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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