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straight out

In a serious, direct, straightforward manner. I told him straight out that I was not interested in joining his company. He said straight out that he would do what it takes to get the job.
See also: out, straight

straight out

frankly; directly. Bob told Pam straight out that he didn't want to marry her. Jim was told straight out to start working harder.
See also: out, straight

ˌstraight ˈoff/ˈout

(informal) without hesitating: She asked him straight off what he thought about it all.I told her straight out that she was wrong.
See also: off, out, straight