Sentence Examples


  • I really don't want to lie outright to the police.
  • Evelyn's giggle turned into outright laughter.
  • He'd never outright told her it grossed him out, but she suspected it did.
  • Spiders, caterpillars and grasshoppers are, he said, stung in their chief nerve-centres, in consequence of which the victims are not killed outright, but rendered motionless and continue to live in this paralysed condition for several weeks, being thus available as food for the larvae when these are hatched.
  • The caliph laughed outright, and so did every one that heard him.
 

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