Pronunciation: ( —adj.out'rīt"; —adv.out'rīt', -rīt"),[key] —adj. 1. complete or total: an outright loss. 2. downright or unqualified: an outright refusal. 3. without further payments due, restrictions, or qualifications: an outright sale of the car. 4. Archaic.directed straight out or on.
—adv. 1. completely; entirely.
2. without restraint, reserve, or concealment; openly: Tell me outright what's bothering you. 3. at once; instantly: to be killed outright. 4. without further payments due, restrictions, or qualifications: to own the house outright. 5. Archaic.straight out or ahead; directly onward.