Synonyms for downright

Synonyms for (adjective) downright

Synonyms: absolute, out-and-out, sheer, rank, right-down, downright

Definition: complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers

Usage: absolute freedom; an absolute dimwit; a downright lie; out-and-out mayhem; an out-and-out lie; a rank outsider; many right-down vices; got the job through sheer persistence; sheer stupidity

Similar words: complete

Definition: having every necessary or normal part or component or step

Usage: a complete meal; a complete wardrobe; a complete set of the Britannica; a complete set of china; a complete defeat; a complete accounting


Synonyms: downright

Definition: characterized by plain blunt honesty

Usage: a downright answer; a downright kind of person

Similar words: honest, honorable

Definition: not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent

Usage: honest lawyers; honest reporting