Example sentences for: outright

How can you use “outright” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • After 1933 Fulgencio Batista, though only a sergeant, orchestrated the strings of power through a series of puppet presidents before winning the presidency outright in 1940.

  • A bill was filed in the House to ban human cloning outright.

  • Like Solana in his interview with La Stampa ,Western European newspapers stand united behind NATO's outright rejection of Milosevic's cease-fire offer, and the idea of sending in ground troops seems to be gathering ever stronger support.

  • Please review the enclosed information, and decide which contribution format would best suit your needs: an outright gift, a pledge to be paid by December 31, 1994, or a three-year graduated pledge.

  • That was scarcely more than the 5 percent who dared the pollsters' scorn by admitting outright that "the Clinton-Lewinsky matter" concerned them most.

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