Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Outright'
adj : without reservation or exception [syn: straight-out, unlimited]
- without restrictions or stipulations or further payments; "buy outright"
- without reservation or concealment; "she asked him outright for a divorce"
- without any delay; "he was killed outright" [syn: instantaneously, instantly, in a flash]
- Outright \Out"right`\, adv.
- Immediately; without delay; at once; as, he was killed outright.
- Completely; utterly. --Cardinal Manning.
Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Outright'
Outright is a free online bookkeeping website for smaller companies with comparatively simple taxes that provides applications to manage general accounting, taxes and some legal issues.
Kevin Reeth and Ben Curren worked together at Intuit in 2006 and then again at a web-application firm called Esomnie LLC. As a Product Manager and Software Engineer respectively, the two were heavily involved in the development and marketing of Quicken products.
Kevin and Ben had become increasingly frustrated with the complexity of doing taxes for small businesses, so in 2008 they founded a company and Website called BootStrap.
In 2009 the company raised a total of $7.7 million funding from Sequoia Capital, First Round Capital, Shasta Ventures and SoftTech VC among others.[See more about Outright at Dictionary 3.0 Encyclopedia]
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'Outright' in famous quotation sentence
* Your mental attitude is someting you can control outright and you must use self-discipline until you create a Positive Mental Attitude -- your mental attitude attracts to you everything that makes you what you are. - Napolean Hill
* Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. - J. K. Rowling
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Outright Sample Sentences in News
- Pirates outright Tommy Field
The Pirates have outrighted infielder Tommy Field to Indianapolis. Field isn't even particularly likely to be a September call-up after the Bucs claimed him from the Angels earlier this summer, so he'll probably finish out the season with Indy. He's surely a better hitter than Michael Martinez, but then just about everyone is. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
- Russia accused of lies over troops in Ukraine
US says that Russia "outright lied" over its military presence in Ukraine, after Nato releases photographic evidence. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
- Report: Astros claim Samuel Deduno on outright waivers
Twins pitcher Samuel Deduno has been claimed off waivers by the Astros Saturday, MLB.com reports. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'