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downright
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downright /'daunrait/
  • tính từ
    • thẳng thắn, thẳng thừng, toạc móng heo, không úp mở
    • đích thực, rành rành, hoàn toàn hết sức, đại
      • a downright lie: lời nói dối rành rành
      • downright nonsense: điều hết sức vô lý
    • (từ cổ,nghĩa cổ) thẳng đứng
    • phó từ
      • thẳng thắn, thẳng thừng, toạc móng heo, không úp mở
        • to refuse downright: từ chối thẳng thừng
      • đích thực, rành rành, hoàn toàn hết sức, đại
        • downright insolent: hết sức láo xược
    Concise Dictionary
    adj.
    +characterized by plain blunt honesty
    +complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers
    adv.
    +thoroughgoing
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    adj.
    1 direct, straightforward, plain, frank, open, candid, plain-spoken, explicit, blunt, brash, bluff, not roundabout or circuitous, unambiguous, out-and-out, outright, categorical, flat, unequivocal, outspoken, unreserved, unabashed, unrestrained, unconstrained, bold:
    She speaks with a downright honesty you have to admire.
    adv.
    2 completely, entirely, totally, thoroughly, certainly, surely, (most) assuredly, definitely, absolutely, unconditionally, unequivocally; very, extremely, unqualifiedly, perfectly, uncompromisingly, unmitigatedly, utterly, unquestionably, profoundly, undoubtedly, indubitably:
    It's downright stupid of you to leave in this weather.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + adjective
    [only before noun] used as a way of emphasizing sth negative or unpleasant: There was suspicion and even downright hatred between them.
    downright adverb: She couldn't think of anything to say that wasn't downright rude. + It's not just stupid-it's downright dangerous.


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