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out–and–out

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adjective \ˌau̇t-ən(d)-ˈau̇t\

Simple Definition of out–and–out

  • —used to emphasize a description

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of out–and–out

  1. :  being such completely at all times, in every way, or from every point of view <an out–and–out fraud>


OUT–AND–OUT Defined for Kids

out–and–out

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adjective \ˌau̇t-ən-ˈau̇t\

Definition of out–and–out for Students

  1. :  thorough 1, total <That's an out-and-out lie!>




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