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Outright Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    outright adj : without reservation or exception [syn: straight-out, unlimited] adv
  1. without restrictions or stipulations or further payments; "buy outright"
  2. without reservation or concealment; "she asked him outright for a divorce"
  3. without any delay; "he was killed outright" [syn: instantaneously, instantly, in a flash]
Outright Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Outright \Out"right`\, adv.
  1. Immediately; without delay; at once; as, he was killed outright.
  2. Completely; utterly. --Cardinal Manning.
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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.

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* Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold. - Hellen Keller

* 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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  • Blue Jays outright two to Triple-A
    The Blue Jays have sent outfielder Darin Mastroianni and first baseman Matt Hague outright to Triple-A Buffalo. Mastroianni was just 5 for 43 in the majors this season, while Hague was 0 for 2. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
  • Rangers send Mike Carp outright to Triple-A
    Rangers sent outfielder Mike Carp outright to Triple-A Round Rock on Thursday. Carp batted .175 with 13 RBI over 126 at-bats this season. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
  • Justin Miller sent outright to Triple-A Toledo
    The Tigers sent pitcher Justin Miller outright to Triple-A Toledo on Sunday. Miller was designated for assignment Saturday to clear a spot on the 40-man roster. He has allowed seven runs in 12 1/3 innings of work.  Read more on this news related to 'Outright'

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