characterized by plain blunt honesty
"a downright answer"; "a downright kind of person"
absolute, downright, out-and-out(a), rank(a), right-down, sheer(a)(adverb)
complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers
"absolute freedom"; "an absolute dimwit"; "a downright lie"; "out-and-out mayhem"; "an out-and-out lie"; "a rank outsider"; "many right-down vices"; "got the job through sheer persistence"; "sheer stupidity"
"he is outright dishonest"
Really; actually; quite; thoroughly; utterly.
He wasn't just cool to me, he was downright rude.
Directed vertically; coming straight down.
Directly to the point; plain; unambiguous; unevasive.
Using plain direct language; accustomed to express opinions directly and bluntly; blunt.
Complete; absolute; utter.
straight down; perpendicularly
in plain terms; without ceremony
without delay; at once; completely
plain; direct; unceremonious; blunt; positive; as, he spoke in his downright way
open; artless; undisguised; absolute; unmixed; as, downright atheism
The numerical value of downright in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of downright in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of downright in a Sentence
These crazy liberal clowns... Theyre not funny, theyre downright scary.
I think it is downright dangerous and above and beyond what is constitutionally acceptable.
I beleive that every female should be a downright dirty slut- for her man. ONLY for her man.
For me as a voter it is downright irritating that a diplomat should come here and tell us how to live or how our voters should live.
[ Narcissists ] wo n’t look them in the eye, are downright rude or dismissive, raise their voice for even a small slight, and may rapidly demand to see the manager.
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