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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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  • Amritsar and Patiala record outright victories
    Chandigarh, Apr 22 : Amritsar and Patiala recorded outright wins in the Punjab Inter-District Cricket Tournament for M L Markan Trophy today. Amritsar defeated Ropar by 289 runs to obtain six points. Chandigarh routed Ropar by 311 runs and secured six points from this match. Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
  • Ryan Roberts Accepts Outright Assignment
    Infielder Ryan Roberts has cleared waivers after being designated for assignment and accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Pawtucket, the Red Sox announced yesterday. The 33-year-old Roberts collected just two hits and three walks in 22 plate appearances for the Sox … Continue reading → Read more on this news related to 'Outright'
  • Yankees Outright Cesar Cabral
    Left-hander Cesar Cabral has cleared waivers and been outrighted to Triple-A by the Yankees, according to the team’s official transactions page. Cabral, who has been outrighted before, will have the option to refuse the assignment and elect free agency if … Continue reading → Read more on this news related to 'Outright'

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