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out-and-out

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1 having no exceptions or restrictions
  • an out-and-out cheater at every game she plays
  • her story is not just an exaggeration, it's an out-and-out lie

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2 trying all possibilities
  • mounted an out-and-out effort to find the lost child

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The first known use of out-and-out was in 1813

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“Out-and-out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/out-and-out. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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