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right out

Also,straight out. Plainly, without holding back, as in He told her right out that he couldn't run for another term, or When Jan told us she wanted to study medicine, Dad said straight out that he couldn't afford medical school.
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  • It has come to me right out of myself, so I know that it has come at the proper time.

    De Profundis Oscar Wilde
  • A troop trotted off to the right out of the line fire of the fort.

    The Story of the Malakand Field Force Sir Winston S. Churchill
  • He's right out of medical school and is just as fresh as his diploma.

    The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln
  • But I was wondering if maybe I embarrassed her by asking her right out.

    The Altar at Midnight Cyril M. Kornbluth
  • It was the first time he had ever heard her say so, flatly, right out in the open.

    Pagan Passions Gordon Randall Garrett

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