The definition of out-and-out is something total or complete.
An example of out-and-out is a play that is very successful, an “out-and-out triumph.”
Complete; thoroughgoing: An out-and-out capitalist.
- For the vast majority of these games, you don't get any out-and-out cheat codes, because they would take away from the story and development of the game.
- Those who were out-and-out Episcopalians did not attend at all.
- But Mr Chamberlain's new programme for a general tariff, with new taxes on food arranged so as to give a preference to colonial products, involved a radical alteration of the established fiscal system, and such out-and-out Unionist free-traders in the cabinet as Mr Ritchie and Lord George Hamilton, and outside it, like Lord Hugh Cecil and Mr Arthur Elliot (secretary to the treasury), were entirely opposed to this.