straight-out

[ streyt-out ]SEE DEFINITION OF straight-out
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Hargrave did not propose to be involved in any but a straight-out transaction.

Not a straight-out cat, exactly, but he called her a kitten!

I have tried a straight-out legitimate deal and it dumped me.

For all that he was prepared for it, the name was a straight-out body blow to Ben.

A careful poll had shown them that straight-out ratification without amendment of some kind was impossible.

He finally decided to have a straight-out talk with her, to arrive at some sort of understanding.

Perhaps the straight-out sport of the thing meant more to him than to Dave; he was a braver man and more primitive in impulse.

But he's a straight-out and respectable man now, whose word about horses can't be bought; and as for his wife, she's a beauty!

What we want here, sir, is straight-out, flat-footed hell—the burnin' lake o' fire an' brim-stone.

Now, if this was not scientific rationalism, it was at least straight-out skepticism as to the supernatural in witchcraft.

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