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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Complete and without restriction or qualification; Characterized by plain blunt honesty adv. - Thoroughgoing.

Usage examples (33)
  • A downright answer
  • "Dat's what I calls downright robbery, Kun'l," he exclaimed, highly incensed.
  • Even when I introduced them in the most delicate way, he was what I call downright rude.
  • "It's what I call downright Radical nonsense," said Mrs Low, nodding her head energetically. for more
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