from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Straightforward; blunt: gave them a straight-out "no.”
  • adj. Complete; unmitigated: a straight-out error.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Acting without concealment, obliquity, or compromise.
  • adj. unqualified; thoroughgoing

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Acting without concealment, obliquity, or compromise; hence, unqualified; thoroughgoing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Outand-out; straight: as, straight-out Republicans.
  • n. In United States politics, one who votes a straight or strictly party ticket; a thorough partizan.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. without reservation or exception


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