Thesaurus / outright
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For each turn, you actually had less than a 50 percent chance of winning outright, since there was a nonzero chance of a mini “War” in which their card had a matching rank, leaving you and your opponent to split the leftover probability.
Like many others, he mixed criticism with outright falsehoods.
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Initially, she had set her sights on breaking Jennifer Pharr-Davis’s 2011 mark of 46 days, 11 hours, and 20 minutes—which was the outright record until Scott Jurek broke it in 2015—but chronic shin splints got in the way.
In the early days of rooftop solar, panels were too expensive for many homeowners to buy outright.
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Accordingly, as soon as they saw our Priests they refused outright to let the ship sail if the Jesuits were to embark in it.
Gwynne laughed outright, and for the first time without resentment; he was tired of having California "rammed down his throat."
Margaret laughed outright and her laughter was so inoffensive and so musical that the Chief Inspector laughed also.
Are you going to throw off the mask outright, and become a bad husband as well as a neglectful one?
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
WORDS RELATED TO OUTRIGHT
- bona fide
- fair and square
- lay it on the line
- like it is
- no lie
- on the level
- on the up and up
- true blue
- what you see is what you get
- bull's eye
- cut fine
- dead on
- drawn fine
- flat out
- hit nail on head
- on target
- right on
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