straight-out


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straight-out

(strāt′out′)
adj.
1. Straightforward; blunt: gave them a straight-out "no."
2. Complete; unmitigated: a straight-out error.
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straight-out

adj
1. complete; thoroughgoing
2. frank or honest
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straight′-out′



adj.
1. thoroughgoing; complete.
2. frank; aboveboard.
[1830–40, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.straight-out - without reservation or exception
unqualified - not limited or restricted; "an unqualified denial"
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straight-out

adjective
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Translations

straight-out

[ˈstreɪtaʊt] ADJ [answer] → sincero, franco; [refusal] → tajante, rotundo; [supporter, enthusiast, thief] → cien por cien
see also straight B4
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