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: characterized by genuineness or thoroughness : complete, thorough
a real right-down New York trotterT. C. Haliburton
many right-down vicesRichard Free


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: without reserve or limitation : positively, thoroughly, very
a regular right-down bad 'unCharles Dickens

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“Right-down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/right-down. Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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